Major inElementary Education - Pre-Primary Endorsement


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Program Overview

Credit Hours: 16

Concordia University offers the Pre-Primary Endorsement which allowing current teachers who hold either a K-6 or 1-6 elementary license, to add the field of preschool to a valid Minnesota state license.

Required Courses:


  • ECE 321 – Pre-Primary Education (3 credits)
  • ECE 324 – Language Development & Emergent Literacy (3 credits)
  • ECE 427 – Authentic Assessment & Guidance in ECE (3 credits)
  • *ECE 326 – Building Primary Classrooms (3 credits) *waived for individuals who hold an elementary license
  • ED 471 – Student Teaching – Pre-Primary (4 credits) NOTE: If you currently teach at the preschool level, the number of credits and weeks for this field experience may be reduced.


View Elementary Education – Pre-Primary Endorsement required courses by clicking the Required Courses button below.

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