Equip Young Students
A teacher is perhaps the greatest influence in a young student’s life. Gain important practical experience through classroom aiding, observation and teaching opportunities in local schools. Our professors will mentor and guide you as you participate in hands-on learning activities to prepare you to teach young students. Elementary Education Degree.
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PREPARATION FOR LIFE
You will be prepared to continue furthering your education through a master’s and doctoral degree, or to begin working with children right away in roles such as:
- Elementary Teacher
- Preschool Teacher
- Child Care Program Director
Early Childhood Ed. Major
What Will You Learn?
Creating engaging classroom spaces
Gain an in-depth understanding of children’s developmental needs and abilities. You will practice differentiating instruction in inclusive environments to encourage learning for every child.
Practical resources for use in the classroom
Learn essential skills like methods and approaches. You will interact with current trends and innovations in early childhood education through real-life teaching experience.
A solid biblical foundation for education
Develop a solid biblical worldview to approach teaching from. You will gain experience in different environments by student teaching at both a Christian and public school during your final semester. Elementary Education Degree.
- You will be eligible to apply for Pennsylvania state certification and from the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) for teaching children from birth to grade four.
- You can easily transition into Clarks Summit University’s Master of Education program.
- Prepare to lead young learners as an educator who cares deeply for their continued development in every aspect of education and life.
Expand your opportunities!
Add a Special Education minor to qualify for additional careers in education.
Meet our Faculty
You’ll learn from professors who care deeply about you and your goals.
A SOLID FOUNDATION FOR LIFE
Your Priority: God's Word
While you prepare for your career, you’ll also earn a double major in Biblical Studies. At CSU, you’ll experience personal mentorship with someone who cares deeply about you and your relationship with your Creator. You’ll be challenged to think through topics and questions through a biblical worldview. Your Bible courses will lay a foundation for whatever path God has for your life.
When you attend this Bible college, you’re getting more than just a degree—you’re getting the tools, support system and encouragement to follow Christ with your whole heart—long after graduation.
EXCEPTIONAL FINANCIAL VALUE
Here's what our students actually pay:
(Hint—it's way less than "sticker" price! Plus, our costs continually fall below our in-state, private school competitors' actual costs.)
A Christ-centered education is a wise investment. That's why we make biblical education as affordable as possible for students like you.
Scholarships are for Christian character, work ethic and academics. 99% of full-time, on-campus students get free financial aid. (Based on incoming class of Fall 2021)
AVERAGE NET COST AFTER FREE AID
AVERAGE FREE AID RECEIVED
(not including loans)