The Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education prepares one for certification in elementary education for grades 1-8. The curriculum meets the standards of the Oklahoma Commission on Teacher Preparation and the Oklahoma State Board of Education and is nationally accredited through NCATE/CAEP. The curriculum includes general education courses, professional education courses, and specialized courses. The capstone for this degree is one semester of student teaching in an elementary (1-8) classroom under the supervision of a certified teacher.