12 months
383 USD/credit 14554 USD/year
383 USD/credit 14554 USD/year
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Elementary 1-6 - Initial from Westfield State University is designed for new and experienced teachers. Licensure at the initial level is a prerequisite for entry into many programs in the graduate program group. 


Elementary 1-6 - Initial from Westfield State University offers an opportunity to enhance established skills and interests and to experiment with areas of study related to the professional license.


Our Education majors are employed statewide, regionally and nationally as teachers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Literacy and Reading
  • Laboratory in Literacy Practice
  • Elementary Curriculum and Instruction
  • Social Studies in the Elementary School
  • Classroom Management
  • Principles of Teaching and Learning
  • Critical Multicultural Education
  • School Oral and Written Literary Practices
  • Evaluation Techniques in Education
  • Sheltered English Immersion

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


38 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcript(s) of a bachelor’s degree (including all transcripts of coursework leading to the bachelor’s degree) from an accredited college or university and any subsequent collegiate studies you wish considered for transfer credit (maximum six (6) credits of graduate coursework).
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation from professional or academic sources.
  • Official scores of the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or the Graduate Record Exam General Test (GRE) (scores older than five years are not valid please see departmental admissions requirements). Alumni of Westfield State University, with a cumulative GPA of 3.5, are exempt from this requirement. Academic departments may have additional exemptions; see program admission requirements for further details.
  • Narrative statement.
  • Any additional admission requirements specific to the particular department of study.
  • A nonrefundable application fee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 383 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    14554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 383 USD per credit during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Elementary 1-6 - Initial
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