The DLiTE program is for Minnesota Licensure only. Students must complete all field experiences and student teaching within the state of Minnesota. The program takes six fall/spring semesters (three years) to complete, and culminates in a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education.

Download the program planner for your personal use and for advising.

Semester 1 – Spring or Fall Start

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4

Semester 5

Semester 6

ED 4820 Elementary Student Teaching (1-12 Credits)

Other Required Courses

Two Mathematics Courses

Two Health Courses


**Note: Field experiences and student teaching require school district criminal background checks. If you think you may have an issue you may want to initiate a background check yourself before you seek admission. Applicants with any prior conviction(s) may be unable to complete a program of study in Education. Your disposition for the role of professional educator will be assessed throughout the program. This includes things such as attendance, reliability and communication skills.