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  Jan 20, 2018
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Academic Catalog

Secondary Education & Teaching, B.S., Social Studies Education Concentration


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CIP Code: CODE: 2377-54
Total Credit Hours: 121
Degree Awarded: Bachelor of Science
Career Opportunities: Teach social studies 6-12
Note(s):

Students must earn at least an overall 2.5 cumulative GPA and a 2.5 cumulative GPA in all major courses.

Praxis Exam Requirements: Students must pass the Core Academic Skills for Educators Praxis I (Reading, Writing, Math) exams or submit an ACT composite score of 22 or higher. Students must also pass the exam in Social Studies 5086 and the PLT exam 5624 to Student Teaching.

General Education Core Curriculum


Core Curriculum 

Freshman Year


Electives


Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose nine hours of science, which must include at least 3 hours of BIOL and 3 hours of CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS. Six of the 9 hours must be in the same science; credit cannot be awarded for both GEOL 225  and GEOL 105 .

Mathematics (3 Credits)


Choose from:

Total: 32 Credits


Sophomore Year


Electives


English Literature (3 Credits)


Choose from:

Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose nine hours of science, which must include at least 3 hours of BIOL and 3 hours of CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS. Six of the 9 hours must be in the same science; credit cannot be awarded for both GEOL 225  and GEOL 105 .

Total: 33 Credits


Junior Year


Required Courses


Electives


Fine Arts (3 Credits)


Choose from the General Education Core  list of Fine Arts courses in consultation with academic advisor.

Total: 30 Credits


Senior Year


Electives


Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Choose nine hours of science, which must include at least 3 hours of BIOL and 3 hours of CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS. Six of the 9 hours must be in the same science; credit cannot be awarded for both GEOL 225  and GEOL 105 .

Total: 26 Credits


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