University of Minnesota

College of Education and Human Development

Elementary Education


Stem Cell Institute

6-125 Jackson Hall, 321 Church Street SE

Twin Cities, MN 55455

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.Ed.- Initial licensure in Elementary Education;M.Ed. - Curriculum and Instruction: Elementary Education;M.A. - Elementary Education;, Ph.D. - Elementary Education

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Emphasized within the program are, for example, the following: a focus on interdisciplinary approaches to curriculum development, the use of inquiry as a key pedagogical approach, the importance of a strong understanding of diversity and its social and educational implications, and child development and learning theories as the foundation for research and teaching in elementary settings.


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, Minnesota Board of Teaching, and Higher Lea

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

Find Schools