Henderson’s Elementary Education program will prepare you to teach Kindergarten through 6th Grade students in a classroom setting. You will gain real-word experience, while learning about child growth and development, creative teaching materials and technology, and content-related strategies. As an elementary teacher, you will be one of the first major influences in a young child's life.

HSU’s Elementary Education Program Offers:

  • Small Classes
  • Experiential Learning
  • Highly Experienced Faculty

Jobs You Can Get with an Elementary Education Degree:

  • K-6 Teacher
  • After-School Program Director
  • Camp Director
  • Department of Education Professional
  • Private Tutor
  • Teach Abroad

"Working with students is so rewarding, and it's an amazing feeling to teach another person to read."

Blair Rogers, Elementary Education

Plan Your Visit

Reddie Days

Reddie Day is your preview into life at Henderson State University. During this event you will have a chance to learn about the admission and enrollment process, gather information about scholarships/other campus resources and experience what it means to Live Reddie. This event is specially designed for high school juniors, seniors and transfer students. While the information is similar at each Reddie Day, the schedule may be a little different. Registration is coming soon.

2021-2022 Reddie Days

  • September 25
    Saturday

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  • November 9
    Tuesday


  • February 10
    Thursday


  • April 7
    Thursday

Campus Tours

Take a campus tour with one of the Reddie Ambassadors. Campus tours are offered twice daily, most days of the week. While you explore Henderson State’s historic campus, learn about residence life and speak with faculty members. Make sure to snap a few photos and share them online tagged with #LiveReddie. 
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Saturday Campus Tours

In addition to daily weekday tours, you can register for tours at 10 a.m. on the following Saturdays—August 28, October 9, October 23, November 6, January 29, March 12, and April 2. We look forward to seeing you on campus!
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Virtual Campus Tour

You can now visit Henderson State's beautiful campus from the comfort of your own couch, in your classroom with fellow students, or anywhere else you find the time.

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