BSE Elementary Education - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

Required Courses from General Education:

  • Physical Science with a laboratory (4)

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (19 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts: AR186, AR188, or MU188

3 hours

Social Sciences: EC122 Economics for Educators (3) AND HI205 World Geography (3)

6 hours

Additional Science with Lab: Biological Science w/ lab (4)

4 hours

MA224 Mathematics for Elementary and Middle School Teachers (4)

4 hours

ED122 Education Technology

2 hours

Professional Education (25 Hours)

ED101     Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102     Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)

ED453     General Methods of Teaching (2)

ED454     Student Teaching Seminar (2)

ED462     Student Teaching (10)          

PY210     Educational Psychology (3)

PY223     Developmental Psychology (3)

PY342     Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)


Elementary 1-6 certification requirements (33 Hours)

ED103    Child Development (2)

ED264    Child Health (2)

ED303    Methods / Materials for Teaching Content Classes (3)

ED304    Methods and Materials for Teaching Content Classes Practicum (1)

ED315    Reading and Writing with Young Children (4)

ED318    Reading Assessment and Instruction (3)

ED319    Reading Practicum (1)

ED320    Teaching Reading/Writing in Mid. School (3)

ED324    Methods of Teaching Mathematics in Elementary/Middle School (3)

ED326    Children’s Literature (3)

ED327    Creative Arts (3)

ED329    Emergent Language (2)

PE322    Teaching Elem. School Physical Educ. (3)

Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)