B.A. in History and Education with Endorsement in Elementary Education (HS.EDE.BA)

Major Requirements/History (30 credits) 1
HS-101Western Civilization in World Perspective I3
HS-102Western Civilization in World Perspective II3
HS-201United States History I3
HS-202United States History II3
Select 3 credits from Pre-1700 History designated with Course Type: HSPRE3
Select 3 credits from History of Europe 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 from History (HS) at the 200+ level 26
HS-461Research Seminar in History3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Major Requirements/Education (42 credits) 3
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in P-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
Select 9 credits as follows: 4
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
9
History Interdisciplinary Requirements (9 credits)
GO-100People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography3
Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) and Cultural Diversity (CD) in general education
AN-103Cultural Anthropology3
Select 3 credits from the following:3
History of Western Art I
History of Western Art II
History of New and Expanded Media in Art
Renaissance, Mannerist, and Baroque Art
Early to Late Modern Art
History of Graphic Design
History of Photography
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
These AR, MU, and TH ourses satisfy Aesthetics (AT) 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 satisfy Mathematics in General Education)
Free Electives (3 credits) 5
Select up to 3 credits of free electives 53
General Education Requirements (24 credits) 6
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 624
Total Credits120

 Additional Endorsements Available 

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

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).
  • Students selecting 6 credits of the same foreign language will have 2 free elective credits.

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 II (Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
AN-103 Cultural Anthropology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV))3ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3HS-xxx History Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HS-201 United States History I3HS-202 United States History II3
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT))3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3EDL-326 Literacy Instruction in P-6 Educational Settings I3
HS-203+ History Elective3MA-204 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3HS-xxx History Course Type HSPRE3
 Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits18
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDS-336 Classroom Management3BE-200 Economics for Social Science or HS 3103
ED-361 Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3EDS-338 Assessment Approaches, P-123
PS-101 Introduction to Political Science: Power and Globalization or 1033EDS-350 Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
GO-100 People, Places, and Environments: Introduction to Geography (Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL) and Cultural Diversity (CD)3HS-xxx History Course Type HSNW3
HS-xxx History Course Type HSEU3History Interdisciplinary AR/MU/TH requirement, see curriculum chart for options (Satisfies Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT)3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDL-327 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3HS-461 Research Seminar in History3
EDS-337 Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
ED-360 Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
HS-203+ History Elective3 
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120