Program Requirements

Hours: 18-19

Minor Core Courses - 7 Hours 

EDU 207Educational Theory & Reflective Teaching (3)

EDU 235Communication Development and Disorders (3)

Service Learning - 1 Hour

Minor Elective Courses - 11-12 Hours (Choose Four Courses)*

Prefix Codes:

  • AED - Art Education
  • AYA - Adolescent to Young Adult Education
  • ECE - Early Childhood Education
  • EDU - Education
  • MCE - Middle Childhood Education
  • SED - Special Education

*Practicum Courses and Student Teaching do NOT satisfy this requirement. 

Learner Characteristics

ECE 230Observing and Understanding the Whole Child (3)

SED 215Human Exceptionalities (3)

SED 351Intro to Learning Disabilities (3)

The Learning Context

AYA 345Intro to Secondary Education (3)

ECE 321Collab Practices in Working with Families, Communities & Peers (3)

EDU 356Classroom Mgmt & Organization (3)

MCE 300Intro Middle School (3)

SED 340Teaching in an Inclusive Setting (3)

Teaching Methods

AED 290Comprehensive Art Ed I (3)

ECE 250Developmentally Appropriate Practice & Observing and Understanding Whole Child (3)

ECE 337Methods of Teaching Math II (3)

ECE 338Methods Teaching Social Studies (3)

ECE 339Methods of Teaching Science (3)

EDU 305Educational Assessment (3)

EDU 217Technology in the Instructional Process (2)

EDU 355Methods of Math Educators (3)

EDU 383Methods of Teaching Science (3)

EDU 384Methods of Teach Social Studies (3)

EDU 386Methods of Teach Language Arts (3)

RDG 215Theoretical Perspectives and Foundations in Literacy (3)

RDG 304Children's and Adolescent Literature (3)

RDG 311Content Area Reading (3)

RDG 330Phonics and Linguistics (3)

RDG 331Methods of Teaching Reading and Writing (3)

RDG 338Diagnosis and Remediation of Reading Problems (3)

SED 330Assessment and Diagnosis for Special Education (3)

SED 345Collaboration and Transition (3)

SED 380Curriculum & Methods/Students with Mild/Moderate Needs (3)

A grade of "C" or higher is required in all minor courses.

Residency requirement: 6 hours