Pre Level I

Pre Level I consists of all the prerequisite courses needed for acceptance into the Elementary Education major. During this phase, students are designated as Pre-Elementary Education majors and take all of the Towson University Core Curriculum courses and the Elementary Education prerequisite courses.

To apply for the Elementary Education program (Level 1 application):

  • Attend a Level 1 orientation meeting. The date of the next meeting will be posted on the Elementary Education bulletin boards as soon as it has been scheduled. All meetings will be held in Hawkins Hall 306. 
  • Complete the application you receive at the orientation meeting and compile the supporting documentation listed on the application.
  • To be accepted into the Elementary Education program, you must have (1) completed all the courses on the left side of the program checklist, (2) have a GPA of at least 2.75, (3) have no grade lower than a C in any course on the left side of the checklist, and (4) have a score of 1100 on the verbal/math portions of the SAT or a 24 on the ACT or a passing score on Maryland State Department of Education Basic Skills Requirement tests.