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

Major Requirements/History (30 credits)
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I3
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
(HS-101 and HS-102 satisfy Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) in General Education)
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 6 additional credits in History (HS) at the 200+ level 26
0
HS-461Research Seminar in History3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Major Requirements/Early Childhood (45 credits) 3
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
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 English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
EDL-333Family Partnerships in Early Childhood Settings3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDS-337Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3
EDS-338Assessment Approaches, P-123
EDS-350Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
EDL-364Early Childhood Capstone Research Seminar3
Select 9 credits as follows: 3, 4
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
9
History Interdisciplinary Requirements (3 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) and Cultural Diversity (CD) in General Education
Education Interdisciplinary Requirements (12 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-203Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I3
MA-204Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
(MA-203 and MA-204 both satisfy Mathematics in General Education)
Free Electives (6 credits) 7
Complete up to 6 free elective credits. 76
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 8
Complete 24 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 824
Total Credits120

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
HS-101 Western Civilization in World Perspective I (Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3HS-102 Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3HS-203+ History Elective3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HS-201 United States History I3HS-202 United State History II3
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT)3HS-xxx History Course Type HSPRE3
EDL-280 Introduction to Early Childhood Education3EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3
EDL-326 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3EDS-338 Assessment Approaches, P-123
 MA-204 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits18
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HS-xxx History Course Type HSEU3HS-xxx History Course Type HSNW3
PS-101 Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization or 103 (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3BE-200 Economics for Social Science or HS 3103
GO-100 People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography (Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL) and Cultural Diversity (CD)3EDL-325 Language and Early Literacy Development, Birth Through Kindergarten3
EDS-336 Classroom Management3EDL-333 Family Partnerships in Early Childhood Settings3
EDS-350 Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
PR-4xx Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
HS-203+ History Elective3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
EDL-364 Early Childhood Capstone Research Seminar3HS-461 Research Seminar in History3
EDS-337 Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3 
Free Elective3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120