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/Methods (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 Education (3)

Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)