Elementary Education & English Language Learning | BEd

The Bachelor of Education in Teaching and English Language Learning is a 2+2 program offered at the Pacific University Woodburn and Eugene campuses in partnership with local community colleges. Students with at least 75 percent of the required community college courses complete can be admitted into the 2-year BEd program and earn an Oregon P-12 teaching license with elementary or content area endorsements, as well as an ESOL specialty endorsement.

Program Highlights

  • Become a culturally proficient teacher, leader and advocate for children and families by completing the two-year B.Ed. program
  • Enjoy mentorship and assistance from the creation of your guided pathway during community college, through the Pacific application process, to your first years as a teacher
  • Be part of a school community from your first semester, learning to teach by teaching children
  • Earn Oregon grade P-12 teacher licensure in elementary education or middle/high school content areas
  • Receive additional Ford Foundation Scholarships and assistance if you qualify

Eugene Program Highlights

  • Work toward an English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) endorsement, along with Oregon teacher licensure, in one integrated program
  • Take evening and weekend courses while you work
  • Continue coursework at Lane Community College while enrolled as a full-time Pacific University Eugene Campus student

Woodburn Program Highlights

  • Earn an English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) endorsement, along with Oregon teacher licensure, as one integrated program
  • Engage in learning and teaching alongside highly trained ESOL teachers in the Woodburn School District
  • Continue coursework at Chemeketa Community College while enrolled as a full-time Pacific University Woodburn Campus student

Contact

Apply now!

Donna Kalmbach Phillips | Elementary Education & ELL Program Coordinator (Woodburn)
503-871-3298 | dphillips@pacificu.edu

Anil Oommen | Elementary Education & ELL Program Coordinator (Eugene)
541-485-6812 | oomm1937@pacificu.edu

Diana Watkins | Associate Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions (Woodburn)
503-352-1435 | teach@pacificu.edu

Sara Summers | Assistant Director of Graduate & Professional Admissions (Eugene)
541-632-8805 | teacheug@pacificu.edu

Associate Professor of Education; Special Education Program Coordinator (Eugene)
Assistant Professor; Undergraduate Program Coordinator (Eugene)

Section

Courses

Credit Hrs

EDLL-300 Experiential & Inquiry Learning In ECE/Elem 2
EDLL-310 Integrated Social Studies Methods 2
EDLL-315 Political & Cultural Context of Schooling 2
EDLL-320 Applied Human Development & Psychology 3
EDLL-325 Expressive Arts Methods 2
EDLL-350 Linguistics For ECE/Elem Education 4
EDLL-360 Technology Across Curriculum 2
EDLL-375 Culture, Power & Identity: Becoming a Teacher Leader & Advocate I 2
EDLL-380 Planning, Managing, Implementing & Assessing Instruction 4
EDLL-390 Teacher As Researcher I 2
EDLL-400 Culture, Power & Identity: Becoming a Teacher Leader & Advocate II 2
EDLL-410 Teacher As Researcher II 2
EDLL-425 Literacy Methods 6
EDLL-430 Math, Science & Health Methods 5
EDLL-450 Culture, Power & Identity: Becoming a Teacher Leader & Advocate III 4
EDLL-475 Student Teaching & ESOL Practicum 10-12
Total credits for Woodburn 54
Total credits for Eugene 58