B.A. in History and Education with Endorsement in Secondary Education in Social Studies

Major Requirements/History (33 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 3 credits from History (HS) Course Type HSUS3
Select 6 additional credits from History (HS) at the 200+ level excluding HS 201 and HS 202 16
HS-461Research Seminar in History3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Major Requirements/Education (24 credits) 2
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
ED-319Content Literacy3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Select 9 credits as follows: 3
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
9
Education Methods Requirements (6 credits) 3
ED-371Teaching Social Studies at the Secondary Level Part I3
ED-372Teaching Social Studies at the Secondary Level Part II3
History Interdisciplinary Requirements (9 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
(Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) in General Education)
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
Select 3 credits from the following: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
History and Literature of Music I
History and Literature of Music II
Theatre History I
Postcolonial Drama and Film
Any of these courses satisfoes Aesthetics (AT) in general education
Education Interdisciplinary Requirements (9 credits)
PS-101Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization3
or PS-103 American National Government
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
BE-200Economics for Social Science3
or HS-310 Business and Economic Development of the United States
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
Free Electives (15 credits) 7
Complete up to 15 credits of free electives. 715
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 8
Complete 24 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 824
Total Credits120

Additional Endorsements Available 

  • TSD - Teacher of Students with Disabilities - Secondary
  • ESL - English as a Second Language - Secondary

Notes

  • 54 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 endorsement must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).

Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
MA-105 Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3HS-102 Western Civilization in World Perspective II (Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV))3
HS-101 Western Civilization in World Perspective I (Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV))3ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
AN-103 Cultural Anthropology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV))3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3HS-203+ History Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HS-201 United States History I3HS-202 United State History II3
HS-xxx History Course Type HSPRE3HS-xxx History Course Type HSEU3
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (CD) and Writing Intensive (WT))3PS-101 Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization or 1033
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3Free Electives6
Semester Credits15Semester Credits18
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDS-336 Classroom Management3HS-310 Business and Economic Development of the United States or BE 2003
GO-100 People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography (Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) and Technological Literacy (TL))3HS-xxx History Course Type HSNW3
HS-xxx History Course Type HSUS3ED-319 Content Literacy3
Free Electives6Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3
 Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-371 Teaching Social Studies at the Secondary Level Part I3HS-461 Research Seminar in History3
ED-372 Teaching Social Studies at the Secondary Level Part II3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
HS-203+ History Elective3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3 
Free Elective3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120