Degree Requirements

Elementary Education and Mild Moderate Disabilities (Grades 1 -5)
Integrated to Merged Approach

Curriculum in Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Mild Moderate Disabilities
(Integrated to Merged Approach)

General Education Requirements
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
English    Humanities  
ENGL 1157 3 HIST (1001, 1002, 2501, 2502 or 2601)  3
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  ENGL Literature  6
Mathematics    Social Sciences  
MATH 1021 3  Social Sciences Elective2  6
MATH 1023 3  Arts  
Science    Arts Elective4  3
BIOS3 3    
BIOS or Physical Science3 6    
    Total 39
Other Requirements
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3400 3  EDLS 3100  3
EDSP 3610 3  MATH 1115  3
EDUC 1010 3  MATH 2314  3
EDUC 2100 3  Science Elective5  6
EDUC 2200 3  Social Sciences2  3
    Total 33
Course Requirements for Major
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3140  3  EDSP 3650  3
EDCI 3150  3  EDSP 3660  3
EDCI 3160  3  EDUC 3000  3
EDCI 3340  3  EDUC 3002  0
EDCI 3410  3  EDUC 3003  0
EDCI 3425  3  EDUC 3100  3
EDCI 3440 3  EDUC 3110  3
EDSP 3620 3  EDUC 4000 Concurrent enrollment with EDUC 4970  3
EDSP 3640 3  EDUC 4970 Concurrent enrollment with EDUC 4000  9
    Total 54
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  126
Non-Coursework
Course Name/ #
Passing scores on appropriate PRAXIS Exams
Minimum grade of "C" in all courses
Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate
coursework
  1. "C" or better required
  2. Select from ECON, GEOG, POLI, PSYC or SOC. 3 hours must be 2000 level course.
  3. 6 hour sequence in one science. Select from BIOS, CHEM, EES, PHYS. 3 hours must be BIOS.
  4. FTA (theatre/dance/film related course, FA or MUS)
  5. Science Elective (BIOS, CHEM, EES, PHYS)

Refer to "Course Offerings and Prerequisite Handout" when planning class schedule each semester.