The Northwest Difference
Elementary education majors at Northwest are certified to teach in first through sixth grades with a concentration in language arts. Faculty focus on ensuring students are proficient in their content areas, teaching methodologies that include strategies to engage students and plan effective lessons, and classroom management that establishes positive relationships.
Students participate in multiple hands-on experiences to ensure they are career-ready upon graduation.
Benefits of Northwest-Kansas City
- Programs are offered during the day with highly qualified faculty, and provide profession-based learning experiences in diverse settings.
- Through partnerships with surrounding grade schools, middle schools and high schools, faculty ensure students have opportunities to participate in classrooms as early as their first year.
- An associate degree will waive general education courses, some exceptions may apply.