Secondary Education

Concentration in Earth Science

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 10031  1
ENGL 1157 3  Humanities  
ENGL 1158 or 11591 3  Humanities Electives  6
Mathematics    ENGL Literature  3
MATH 11251 3  Social Sciences  
MATH 1126 3  Social Sciences elective 6
Science    Arts  
BIOS 10731 3  Arts elective 3
BIOS 10711 1    
EES 10001 3    
EES 10011 1    
    Total 39
Other Requirements1             
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
CHEM 1017 3  EES 3740  3
EES 1002 3  BIOS 1083  3
EES 2004 3  EES 4550  3
EES 2005 1  EDHS 1110  3
EES 1006 3  EDSP 3612  3
EES 2051 3  EDUC 2100  3
EES 2700 3  EDCI 2204  4
     PHYS 1001  3
     EDUC 2206  3
    Total 46
Course Requirements for Major1
Course Name/ # Credit Hours  Course Name/#  Credit Hours
EDCI 3310   3 EDSP 4000  3
EDCI 4250 3 EDUC 3110  3
EDCI 4251  3  EDUC 4921  6
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4922  9
EDCI 4620  3    
       
       
    Total 36
Total Credit Hours Required Credit Hours
  121
  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" and a 2.5 GPA in all courses for certification content area
Minimum GPA of 2.5 for all undergraduate coursework

Recommended Four-Year Plan of Study
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Teaching - Earth Science

Four Year Plan of Study
First Year of Enrollment 
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
ENGL 1157  3  ENGL 1158 or 1159  3
MATH 1125  3  MATH 1126  3
EDCI 2204  3  EDUC 2100  3
Arts2  3  EES 1000 3
Humanities2  3  EES 1001  1
UNIV 10011  1  Social Science2  3
Total Hours  16 Total Hours 16
Second Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
ENGL (Literature)2 3 CHEM 1017 3
BIOS 1071  1 EDHS 1110  3
BIOS 1073  3 EES 1006  3
EDSP 3612  3 EES 2004  3
EES 1002  3 EES 2005 1
EES 1003 1 BIOS 1083 3
EDUC 2206  3    
Total Hours  17 Total Hours 16
Third Year of Enrollment
First Term  Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
EDCI 3310  3  Social Science2  3
EDCI 4250 or 4251  3  Humanities2  3
EES 2051  3  EDCI 4250 or 4251  3
EES 2700  6 EDUC 3110  3
PHYS 1001   EES 3740 3
    EES 4550 3
       
Total Hours  15 Total Hours 18
Fourth Year of Enrollment
First Term Second Term
Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours Course Prefix & Number Credit Hours
EDCI 4432  3  EDUC 4000  3
EDCI 4620  3 EDUC 4922  9
EDUC 4921  6    
       
       
Total Hours  12 Total Hours 12
Total Degree Hours 121
  1. Required for all first-time full-time students.
  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.

NOTE: Refer to the “Degree Requirements” curriculum sheet for specific courses required for the degree.