Printable Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

Secondary Teaching in Social Studies

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Curriculum in Secondary Teaching - Social Studies
Bachelor of Science
in Secondary Teaching - Social Studies

General Education Requirements2
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    Humanities  
ENGL 1157 3  ENGL Literature  3
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  HIST 25011  3
Mathematics    HIST 10011  3
MATH 11151 or MATH 1125 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 1031 or 1032 3  ECON 12031  3
Science    POLI 21511  3
BIOS 1053 or 1083 3  Arts  
BIOS 1063 or 1073
OR
EES 1000
3  Arts Elective  3
EES 1002 3    
    Total 39
Other Requirements1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
ECON 1204  3  HIST 2601  3
EDUC 2100  3  HIST Elective (3000+)  3
EDCI 2204  3  GEOG 1001  3
EDSP 3612  3  POLI Elective (3000+)  3
EDHS 1110  3  SOC 1051  3
GEOG 1002  3  ANTH 2052  3
HIST 2502  3  Social Sciences (ANTH, ECON, GEOG, POLI, PSYC, SOC or URBN)  3
    EDUC 2206 3
    Total 45
Course Requirements for Major1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3310   3  EDUC 4000  3
EDCI 4260 3  EDUC 3110  3
EDCI 4261   3  EDUC 4921  6
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4922 9
EDCI 4620  3    
       
       
    Total 36
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  120
Non-Coursework
Course Name/ #
Passing scores on appropriate PRAXIS Exams
Minimum grade of "C"  and a 2.5 GPA in all courses for certification content area
Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate coursework
  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.