Apprenticeship Program

Complete your Elementary Education PreK-6 Degree in 16 months. This program is offered in multiple modalities, including evening classes, Zoom classes or fully online classes. This program is designed for paraprofessionals who have completed 60 credits or an associate degree.

 Only Available in Participating School Districts


A chart showing total tuition after scholarships for the Apprenticeship Program at Newman University



Jessica Bird, Dean School of Education and Social Work | email: [email protected] | Phone: 620-272-7281


Tuition is based on the 2024‐2025 Tuition Rate. Tuition rates do not include technology fees or course fees. Summer 2024 Tuition based on $515 per credit hour x 12 credit hours. The Kansas Teacher Service Grant and the TEACH Grant require you to complete a FAFSA, apply for each grant and be approved to receive it. The Kansas Teacher Service Grant is competitive and has an application deadline each year.