Bachelor of Science
Achieve your career goals—in the classroom and beyond
The Wilmington University's Bachelor of Science in Education Studies gives you the knowledge and skills to work effectively with children and youth in positions that do not require state licensure/certification, an early opportunity to enter a teacher licensure/certification program at a later date, or a strong foundation for students interested in areas such as learning theory, educational psychology, child development, and education best practices in preparation for a variety of other occupations and career paths.
You Have Options!
The WilmU B.S. in Education Studies degree program offers three areas of concentration including:
- Early Care and Education (Birth - Grade 2)
- Elementary Education (K-6)
- Middle Level Education (Grades 6-8) - Students choosing the Middle Level Education concentration will also choose a major and a minor content area, combining any of the following: English, Social Studies, Mathematics, and Science.
Education Studies degrees do not qualify recipients for state licensure and/or certification.
Student wishing to become licensed/certified in the state of Delaware will automatically be transitioned into a parallel teacher preparation program upon submitting a complete and official Praxis Series Core Academic Skills for Educators score report that meets the passing scores set by the Delaware Department of Education. All courses successfully completed as part of your Education Studies degree will seamlessly transfer to your licensure/certificate program.
This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2014-2015 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2014 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.