Undergraduate Education Program Options

Rockhurst offers undergraduate majors in elementary, middle, and secondary education leading to initial teacher certification. Each major prepares you to critically examine various educational philosophies and institutional arrangements.

Elementary Education Major 
A bachelor's degree in elementary education prepares you to teach in grades 1-6.

Secondary Education Major
Secondary school certification will prepare you to teach in grades 9-12. French or Spanish certification prepares you to teach in grades K-12. You will double major in education and one of the following content areas:

  • Business
  • English
  • French
  • Mathematics
  • Social sciences
  • Unified science: biology, chemistry and physics
  • Spanish