Elementary Education K-6 - BS

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Bachelor's degree and above, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Elementary Education and Teaching. 131202


UAFS's Bachelor of Science in elementary education (grades K-6) program combines advanced theory with extensive hands-on public school experience to deliver a degree that ensures you are ready to lead your classroom upon graduation. UAFS's program is the only one in the state of Arkansas to offer Teacher Apprenticeships (paid teaching internships) and one of only two to incorporate Professional Development Schools into its curriculum.




Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)


University of Arkansas - Fort Smith (UAFS)

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

Fort Smith

Local WIB

5035 - Western

Name of Credential

Bachelor of Science - Elementary Education

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal Student Aid including Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Work Study, Federal Direct Loans.  Arkansas Division of Higher Education scholarship programs including AR Academic Challenge, AR Future Grant, AR Workforce Challenge, etc. UAFS institutional scholarships, UAFS Foundation scholarships and outside third party scholarships and programs.

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

25-2021.00Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status



PO Box 3649, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72913

Phone Number

(479) 788-7000

Fax Number

(479) 424-6958

Last Updated

Oct 16, 2023


Sep 23, 2020


Oct 16, 2024

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