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Early Childhood Education 4-5 Generalist Endorsement

The BGSU Early Childhood Education 4-5 Generalist Endorsement (ECE) program prepares you to teach all subject areas in grades 4 and 5.

Program benefits

  • Four start dates throughout the year
  • Seven-week courses
  • 100 percent online
  • Advance your career
  • Enhance your credentials
  • Advance your professional knowledge 

Have questions?

Our online enrollment specialists are here for you from registration to graduation. Contact us with questions about applying, financial aid, program details, student support and more. online@bgsu.edu | 419-372-3226


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Sample courses

  • Upper Elementary Social Studies
  • Upper Elementary Math Instruction
  • Upper Elementary Science Instruction
  • Upper Elementary Language Arts Instruction
  • Development and Learning in Children 8-12
  • Introductory Field Experiences in Grades 4 and 5
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BGSU College of Education and Human Development

You will be enrolled in and receive your graduate certificate from the College of Education & Human Development

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