Academics

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Education

The courses listed below are for the Academic Catalog and are subject to change. Please reference the Academic Catalog for further information and course descriptions. If you are a current student, please reference the catalog in which you come under.

Bachelor of Arts in Education

Liberal Education Curriculum  49 credit hours
Education Core Courses  40-47 credit hours
General Electives  20-23 credit hours
Total credit hours for the B.A. in Education  120 credit hours

Prerequisite for Education Majors:

EDU 200: Early Experiences for Prospective Teachers 1

Education Core Courses: Choose One Option 40-47 credit hours

Dual Licensure: Special Education and Elementary Education  47 credit hours

EDU 250: Exceptionalities in Education 3

EDU 302: Literacy Methods I 3

EDU 303: Social Studies Methods 3

EDU 304: Mathematics Methods 3

EDU 305: Science Methods 3

EDU 325: Effective Programs and Learning Strategies 3

EDU 330: Practicum for Special Education 1

EDU 331: Practicum for Elementary Education 1

EDU 351: Classroom Organization and Management 3

EDU 402: Testing and Measurements 3

EDU 452: 21st Century Teacher Leadership 3

EDU 460: Literacy Methods II 3

EDU 496: Student Teaching and Seminar 15

Elementary Education  40 credit hours

EDU 250: Exceptionalities in Education 3

EDU 302: Literacy Methods I 3

EDU 303: Social Studies Methods 3

EDU 304: Mathematics Methods 3

EDU 305: Science Methods 3

EDU 331: Practicum for Elementary Education 1

EDU 351: Classroom Organization and Management 3

EDU 452: 21st Century Teacher Leadership 3

EDU 460: Literacy Methods II 3

EDU 496: Student Teaching and Seminar 15

General Electives  20-23 credit hours

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