B.A. in History and Education with Endorsements in P-3 and Teacher of Students with Disabilities

Major Requirements/History (39 credits)
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I3
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
HS-201United States History I3
HS-202United State History II3
Select 3 credits from History designated with Course Type: HSPRE3
Select 3 credits from History designated with Course Type: HSEU3
Select 3 credits from History designated with one of the following Course Types: HSLA (Latin America), HSNW (Non-Western), HSAF (Africa), or HSAS (Asia)3
Select 15 additional credits in History (HS) at the 200+ level 215
HS-461Research Seminar in History3
Major Requirements/Early Childhood (37 credits) 3
ED-250Foundations of Teaching and Learning3
EDL-280Introduction to Early Childhood Education3
EDL-325Language and Early Literacy Development, Birth Through Kindergarten3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
ED-320Teaching Students with Diverse Needs3
EDL-333Family Partnerships in Early Childhood Settings3
EDL-363Early Childhood Curriculum and Methods4
EDL-201Educational Psychology3
EDL-206Child and Adolescent Development3
Select 9 credits as follows: 3, 4
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
9
History Interdisciplinary Requirements (15 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
Select 3 credits from the following courses:3
History of Western Art I
History of Western Art II
Renaissance, Mannerist, and Baroque Art
Early to Late Modern Art
Art of India
Asian Art Survey
World Art Nineteenth-Twentieth Century
Gender, Art, and Society
Select 6 credits of the SAME Foreign Language or 6 credits from English 200+ level 5, 66
Education Interdisciplinary Requirements (12 credits)
PS-101Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization3
or PS-103 American National Government
BE-200Economics for Social Science3
or HS-310 Business and Economic Development of the United States
MA-203Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I3
MA-204Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
Teacher of Students with Disabilities Requirements (18 credits) 3, 7
EDS-332Family/School/Community Partnerships and Resources, P-123
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDS-338Assessment Approaches, P-123
EDS-330Human Exceptionalities3
EDS-350Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
EDS-352Curricula, Methods, and Materials for Learners with Difficulties3
General Education Requirements (27 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Education Interdisciplinary Requirements with MA-203 or MA-2040
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Fulfilled in History Interdisciplinary Requirements with ART course0
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in History Interdisciplinary Requirements with GO-1000
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Fulfilled in Education or History Major Requirements with ED-320 or HS Research0
Historical Perspective
Fulfilled in History Major Requirements with HS-1010
Social Science
Fulfilled in History Interdisciplinary Requirements with AN-1030
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Fulfilled in History Major Requirements with HS-1020
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language 5, 86
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from History (HS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Select two courses from Education (ED, EDL, EDS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits148
1

Courses not calculated in Major GPA.

2

Excluding HS-201 United States History I (3 cr.) and HS-202 United State History II (3 cr.). Among these requirements, at least 6 credits must be from the 300-400 level excluding HS-461 Research Seminar in History.

3

Minimum grade of "C" required for Education Courses.

4

Students must complete the appropriate test requirement(s) with a passing score PRIOR to Student Teaching.

5

Students planning graduate study in history are strongly urged to complete at least 1 foreign language at the intermediate level.

6

Excluding courses designated with Course Type: LIT

7

ED-320 Teaching Students with Diverse Needs (3 cr.) andEDL-326 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I (3 cr.) are also required and fulfilled in Education Major Requirements.

8

May be fulfilled within the major/interdisciplinary requirements; see your academic adviser.

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Education majors are required to have an overall GPA of 3.00 for State Certification.
  • By state regulation, all Education Majors seeking content area endoresment must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).