2+2 Elementary Education (BA)

Celebrating 20 years: 1995–2015

This program provides a flexible option for non-traditional students who wish to earn an Elementary Education teaching degree*. Students complete two years of coursework at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny or Carroll, followed by courses taken from the University of Northern Iowa. UNI courses are offered primarily via distance education, with some face-to-face instruction required.

*or a dual major Elementary Education: Middle Level Education teaching degree

Please note: 2+2 students are expected to complete an Associate of Arts (AA) degree at a local community college to satisfy UNI Liberal Art Core requirements.