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Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Elementary Education with Kindergarten to 6th Grade Licensure Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with Kindergarten to 6th Grade Licensure follows the traditional 15-week semester offered under Chaminade’s Undergraduate Program.

We are providing you with this notice pursuant to 34 C.F.R. 668.43 to inform you that Chaminade University of Honolulu has not made a determination as to whether the curriculum of this program leads to licensure in states outside of the State of Hawaii. If you plan to obtain your license in a state other than the State of Hawaii, please inquire with your state’s licensing agency for curriculum requirements for licensure. You can go to this website NC-SARA Professional Licensure Directory, click on your intended professional licensure, then look for your state and click on their website for more information on the requirements for your professional licensure.

If you are interested in having Chaminade University of Honolulu provide you with a recommendation for licensure in the State of Hawaii only, you must complete your student teaching at a school within the State of Hawaii.

Application & Admission Requirements (Undergraduate Program)

Chaminade students who are interested in applying for the Education Division undergraduate programs must complete the Declaration of Major form with the Office of Advising and Career Development.

Additional admission requirements include:

For the Undergraduate Program

  • A minimum GPA of 3.00 upon application to the program

PRE-MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

COURSE

TITLE

CREDITS

AN 340

Contemporary Peoples of Hawaii

3

COM 310

Intercultural Communication

3

ED 220

Educational Foundations

3

GE 102

World Regional Geography

3

MA 105

Math for Elementary Teachers I

3

MA 305

Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II

3

PSY 202

Child Development

3

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

COURSE

TITLE

CREDITS

ED 221

Educational Psychology

3

ED 222

Educational Technology

3

ED 223

Music, Art, and Physical Education

3

ED 320

Elementary Language Arts Methods I

3

ED 321

Elementary Language Arts Methods II

3

ED 322

Elementary Math Methods I

3

ED 323

Elementary Math Methods II

3

ED 324

Elementary Science Methods

3

ED 325

Elementary Social Studies Methods

3

ED 326

Exceptional Children

3

ED 404

Managing School Environments

3

ED 408

Assessment

3

ED 420

Integrated Curriculum

3

ED 490

Seminars

3

ED 494

Student Teaching: Elementary

9

*Passing Scores for Praxis II or have met subject-credit eligibility requirements per Hawaii Teacher Standards Board (HTSB) Guidelines and 72 hours of observation and practice (O&P).