The BA in Elementary Education, with the endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education, provides a focused path for those interested in becoming elementary teachers who treat all students with dignity and care. This program prepares reflective, ethical and responsive teachers who are committed to ensuring every student learns and excels. Our students and alumni aim to make the world a more just place through their work inside and outside the classroom.
Through inspiring and rigorous coursework and practical experience in schools serving diverse learners, this degree offers a track towards a bachelor’s degree and teacher licensure for kindergarten through 6th grades. In addition, you will earn an endorsement in Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Education, which provides preparation for working with diverse populations, including bilingual learners, who make up nearly 25% of Colorado's school age population.
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For more information about program requirements and courses, visit the CU Boulder Course Catalog.
Note: if you are interested in a degree in another area combined with licensure, explore our teacher licensure program.