General Education Requirements

Required electives in the Major to total 64 hrs.

*As a part of the General Studies Curriculum, students must complete a 6 semester hour sequence in Literature or History.

K-6 Teacher Education (Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, and Special Education) majors must complete 12 semester hours (as specified on the advising sheets or in PAWS) in each of the following four disciplines: English Language Arts, mathematics, social sciences and natural sciences (with a grade of C or higher in each course). In addition, K-6 Teacher Education majors must include BLY 101 + lab and two laboratory science courses from BLY, CH, GY, or PH representing two areas.

See Departmental Advising Sheets for Specific Course Requirements.

College of Education General Education Requirements
Area I. Written Composition (6 HRS)

EH 101 (3)

EH 102 (3)

Area II - Humanities and Fine Arts (12 HRS)

CA 110 (3)

1 course from: ARS 101; MUL 101; DRA 110; ARH 100, ARH 103, ARH 123 (3)

1 course from *EH 215, EH 216, EH 225, EH 226, EH 235, EH 236 (3)

1 course from EH 215, EH 216, EH 225, EH 226, EH 235, EH 236; AFR 101; AIS 105; PHL 110, PHL 121, PHL 131, PHL 231, PHL 240; LG 111-272; ARS 101; MUL 101; DRA 110; ARH 100, ARH 103, ARH 123 (3)

*Students must complete a six semester hour sequence in either literature or history. A sequence in literature is required for secondary-English/language arts.

Area III - Natural Sciences and Math (11 HRS)

1  course from MA 110, MA 112, MA 113, MA 115 (3)

2  courses from BLY 101, BLY 102; GY 111, GY 112; CH 101, CH 103, CH 131, CH 132, CH 141; GEO 101, GEO 102; PH 101, PH 104, PH 114, PH 115, PH 201, PH 202 (8)

Area IV - History, Social and Behavioral Sciences (12 HRS)

1 course from *HY 101, HY 102, HY 135, HY 136 (3)

3 courses from **HY 101, HY 102, HY 135, HY 136; AN 100, AN 101; GEO 114, GEO 115; SY 109, 112; PSC 130; PSY 120, PSY 250; ECO 215, ECO 216 (9)

*Students must complete a six semester hour sequence in either literature or history. A sequence in history is required for secondary-social studies 

Area V - College Requirements (7 HRS)

1 course PE 100 and 1 course from PE 101-PE 157 (4)

1 course EPY 251 (teacher education majors take EPY 351) (3)