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ARCHIVED 2014-15 SA&S Crete Campus Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2014-15 SA&S Crete Campus Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

- Elementary Education

Complete the following cognates:


Elementary education majors who are also majoring in special education or who have an endorsement in early childhood are required to take EDS 207 . All other elementary education majors will take either EDS 207  or EDS 620 .

Complete a second teaching major or endorsement area or emphasis chosen from the following:

  1. special education  (major).
  2. Spanish  (major).
  3. music  (major).
  4. mathematics  (major).
  5. science (major in natural science , biology , or chemistry ).
  6. physical education  (major).
  7. middle school  (endorsement).
  8. early childhood education  (endorsement).
  9. English as a Second Language  (endorsement).

Nebraska Pre-Standard Certificate

To meet requirements for the Nebraska Pre-Standard Certificate with an endorsement in Elementary Education, the student must also complete 12 graduate credits at Doane College in the summer immediately following graduation and prior to certification as follows:


Students completing EDS 207  as an undergraduate student do not complete EDS 620  , but are individually advised as to which graduate course would be appropriate.

  1. Attain a grade point average of at least 2.80 in all education courses.
  2. Attain a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.00.
  3. Receive the recommendation of the Teacher Education Committee.