Elementary Education

The Master of Science in Elementary Education ( M.S.) is a degree for practicing teachers who want to improve their skills and content knowledge in particular emphasis areas such as math education, science education, or STEM education.

The Master's of Education ( M.Ed.) degree in elementary education offers the candidate opportunity to become a licensed teacher at the elementary and middle school levels (K-8). This program is designed for those with a degree in another field who want to become an elementary teacher. Some undergraduate prerequisite courses may be necessary, depending on one's previous course work.

The Elementary Education program faculty also participate in the Bachelor's degree in Integrated Elementary Teaching.


Teruni Lamberg, Ph.D.
Elementary Ed, Program Coordinator
1664 N Virginia St.
College of Education MS 280
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557
(775) 682-7533 Work
(775) 327-5220 Fax
E-mail: terunil@unr.edu