Elementary Education, Master | University of North Alabama | Florence, United States
24 months
740 USD/credit 22200 USD/year
740 USD/credit 22200 USD/year
370 USD/credit 11100 USD/year
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The University of North Alabama Department of Elementary Education offers traditional master’s programs that lead to Alabama Professional Educator Certification in collaborative teacher/special education and elementary education.


The Elementary Education programs of the College of Education and Human Sciences of the University of North Alabama are accredited by the Alabama State Department of Teacher Education and Certification (ALSDE) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). 


The University of North Alabama seeks to be a leading provider of high quality, affordable undergraduate professional management education for traditional students and working adults in the mid-south region served by the University.

Further, the UNA seeks to be a recognized leader in providing high quality affordable graduate and continuing education for entry level and mid-career business professionals in the U.S. and Asia.

The College will be recognized for developing learning synergies based on the cornerstones of diversity and globalization to prepare our students for the challenges of the 21st century economy. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Foundations of Language and Literacies Development
  • Field Experience: Curriculum and Instruction (2-6) 
  • Advanced Teaching Writing/Design with Children's Literature and Multimodal Texts, 2-6 
  • Science for the Elementary School Teacher
  • Social Studies and Humanities for Early Childhood and Elementary Teachers
  • Theories and Strategies for Developing Literacies 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entrance Exam: Passing score on the appropriate Praxis Subject Assessment(s).
  • Valid Certificate: A valid bachelor’s-level professional educator certificate in the same field in which the Class A Professional Educator Certificate is sought.
  • Application
  • Diploma and Transcripts: An official notarized copy of your latest diploma and transcripts and - if applicable - your undergraduate diploma should be submitted to finalize admission. All transcripts should be notarized of attested by a government institution.
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Bank Letter and Affidavit of Support
  • Application Fee: A non-refundable application fee of one hundred dollars ($100) is required of every international applicant.
  • Academic Placement: For US students, UNA uses ACT or SAT scores for advising and registration purposes, but international students are not required to submit any of these tests for admissions.

Other Language Proficiency Required Scores:

  • CBT = 213
  • TOEIC = 670
  • PTE = 54

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    22200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    22200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 740 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Florence

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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