B.A. in Anthropology and Education with Endorsement in Elementary Education

Major Requirements/Anthropology (30 credits)
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
AN-104Introduction to Biological Anthropology3
AN-107Introduction to Archaeology3
Select 9 credits in Anthropology at the 250-level or higher9
Select 3 credits in Anthropology at the 300-level or higher3
Select one of the following:3
Field Research in Archaeology
Ethnographic Methods
Archaeology Field Study
AN-401Anthropological Theory3
AN-426Research Seminar in Anthropology3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Major Requirements/Education (42 credits) 1
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
EDL-327Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
ED-360Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3
ED-361Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3
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
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar 2
9
Interdisciplinary (AN) Requirements (15 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) and Cultural Diversity (CD requirements in general education
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I3
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
(Satisfies Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) in General Education)
Select 6 credits in any combination from the following subjects:6
Economics (BE) (recommended: BE-200)
Political Science (PS) (recommended: PS-103)
Psychology (PY) (recommended: PY-103)
Interdisciplinary (ED) Requirements (6 credits)
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 (3 credits) 4
Complete up to 3 free elective credits. 43
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 5
Complete 24 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 524
Total Credits120

Additional Endorsements Available

  • Early Childhood Endorsement P-3
  • ESL - English as a Second Language - Elementary
  • MID - Middle School Social Studies

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
AN-103 Cultural Anthropology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV))3HS-102 Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
HS-101 Western Civilization in World Perspective I3GO-100 People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography or GIS 224 (Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL), Cultural Diversity (CD), GO-100 only)3
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
Select one course from BE-200, PS-103 or PY-1033ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
AN-107 Introduction to Archaeology3AN-104 Introduction to Biological Anthropology3
MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3AN-250+ Anthropology Elective3
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EN-2xx Literature (LIT)3EDL-326 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
Select one course from subjects: BE,HS,PS,PY,SO3MA-204 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
Free Elective3 
Semester Credits18Semester Credits15
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDS-336 Classroom Management3Select AN-315, AN-322, or AN-3903
ED-361 Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3AN-401 Anthropological Theory3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3EDS-338 Assessment Approaches, P-123
AN-250+ Anthropology Elective (Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity or Global Understanding (GU)3EDS-350 Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
AN-250+ Anthropology Elective3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDL-327 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
ED-360 Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
EDS-337 Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3AN-426 Research Seminar in Anthropology3
AN-300+ Anthropology Elective (Writing Intensive (WT)3 
PR-4xx Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120