Jan 18, 2020
Program Code: 470*/470B (Language Arts), 470*/470E (Social Studies)
CIP Code: 13.1203
General Education Requirements (44 Hours)
Twenty-one hours may be double counted with General Education.
Six hours may be double counted between the major and the concentration.
Professional Education Requirements (24 Hours)
All courses must be completed with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0).
Core Academic Skills for Educators (CASE):
- CASE Reading *
- CASE Writing *
- CASE Mathematics *
- Middle school English Language Arts
- Middle School Social Studies
Major Requirements (72 Hours)
(-21 Gen Ed)
Middle Grades Academic Concentrations
Language Arts, Social Studies. All courses within the concentrations must be completed with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0).
- Language Arts Concentration
- Social Studies Concentration
The Following Courses Must Be Taken Using the Cohort Model
The following courses must be taken using the cohort model. Please note that all cohort internships and student teaching can be done only in schools that have been identified by ASU as professional development schools.
Second Semester Junior year. Please note that this block is offered only during the spring term.
First Semester Senior Year. Please note that this block is offered only in the fall term.
# Cannot be taken before being admitted to Teacher Education
* Should be taken before junior year (Pre-requisite to enter Teacher Education)
+ Must have a minimum grade of “C” (2.0).
** Must be taken before student teaching
@ May double count with Gen Ed.
^ Course meets requirements for Major and Academic Concentration
Second Academic Concentration
Second academic concentration requirements are met upon successful completion of middle grades content concentrations.
Total Required (120 Hours)
Language Arts Concentration (24 Hours)
Social Studies Concentration (24 Hours)
A student must have at least a 2.70 grade-point average to be admitted to the teacher education program and must maintain a 2.70 grade-point average overall through student teaching.
Dr. Laurie Ramirez, Program Director