Childhood Education, BA


Teachers in the earliest grades provide the solid foundation for lifelong learning. Completing your degree and earning a certificate in Childhood Education will enable you to teach elementary school grades 1 through 6 and make a lasting impact on young students. You will have the skills, knowledge and preparation from our rigorous course of study to be that unforgettable teacher who opens the world of learning to students, encouraging them to explore the world around them, and inspire them to seek deeper knowledge in what excites and interests them.

Pace’s close partnerships with area schools means that we are often one of their first contacts when they have job openings, giving you an edge in today’s job market. Last year, New York City hired 4,000 new teachers. Plus, the school’s rigorous curriculum prepares students for success. Last year, 98 percent of Pace graduates passed the NY State Certification exams. You can have a powerful impact on the future by becoming a teacher today.