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Degree Requirements

Secondary Teaching - Earth Sciences

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Curriculum in Secondary Teaching - Earth Science
Bachelor of Science
in Secondary Teaching - Earth Science

General Education Requirements2
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    EES 10021  3
ENGL 1157 3  Humanities  
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  Humanities Electives  6
Mathematics    ENGL Literature  3
MATH 11151 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 1116 3  Social Sciences elective 6
Science    Arts  
BIOS 1073 3  Arts elective 3
EES 10001 3    
    Total 39
Other Requirements1             
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
BIOS 1071 1  EES 2740  3
CHEM 1012 or 1017 3  EES 3096 or 4096  4
EES 1001 1  EES 3760 or 4550  3
EES 1003 1  EDHS 1110  3
EES 1004 3  EDSP 3610  3
EES 1005 1  EDUC 2100  3
EES 1006 3  EDUC 2204  4
EES 2051 3  PHYS 1001  3
EES 2700 4    
    Total 46
Course Requirements for Major1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3310 Concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3311  3 EDSP 3620  3
EDCI 3311 Concurrent enrollment in EDCI 3310  1 EDUC 3000  3
EDCI 4201 (See note below)  1  EDUC 3007  0
EDCI 4250 (See note below)  3  EDUC 3100  3
EDCI 4251 (See note below)  3  EDUC 3110  3
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4920 (See note below)  9
EDCI 4620  3    
    Total 38
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  123
  1. "C" or better required.

  2. Refer to the following sections in the University Catalog for specific courses and university regulations to fulfill General Education Requirements. Catalog sections: General Education Core Requirements and General Education Course Menu.

Non-Coursework
Course Name/ #
Passing scores on appropriate PRAXIS Exams
Minimum grade of "C" in all courses for certification content area
Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate coursework

ALL courses completed except for second methods course.  Second methods course taken concurrently with student teaching.

NOTE:  
  Concurrent Enrollment in
 EDCI 4201 (EDCI 4201 is a prerequisite for Student Teaching. Must take this course concurrently with first methods course) (EDCI 4250 or 4251)
 EDCI 4250 (Science methods course)  See above
 EDCI 4251 (Science methods course)  See above