Feb 02, 2023
Program Code: 456*/456E
CIP Code: 13.1299
General Education Requirements (44 Hours)
General Education Requirements
Eighteen hours of major requirements may count to fulfill General Education requirements.
Professional Education Requirements (24 Hours)
A minimum grade of “C” (2.0) must be earned in all Professional Education Courses by Teacher Education majors.
To be admitted to the Teacher Education, students must have a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA, completed 45 semester hours, completed criminal background check and successfully completed testing requirements for Reading, Writing and Math areas of the PRAXIS I CORE (or exempt based on SAT or ACT scores). See Admission to Teacher Education . Minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA required for admission to Teacher Education, Student Teaching and graduation.
Refer to the Initial Licensure Teacher Education Student Handbook for complete details related to Teacher Education admission, GPA, edTPA, Student Teaching and testing requirements.
Foundation Coursework Requirements (7 Hours)
Choose from the Following: Science Inquiry (8 Hours)
Career and Technical Education Core Requirements (14 Hours)
All courses must be completed with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0)
Major Course Requirement (21 Hours)
Major Electives (9 Hours)
- chosen at the discretion of the advisor ++
Students are required to take 50 hours from a senior institution.
# Cannot be taken before being admitted to Teacher Education.
+ Must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.0) or better
++ Must have a “C” (2.0) average or better
* May double count in Gen Ed.
Second Academic Concentration (18 Hours)
Total of 18 hours required. (9 hours General education and/or major). Select from the following:
- Graphic Communications
- Materials Science
- Sustainable Design and Technology
- or other SACs possible when recommended by program coordinator.
Electives (2 Hours)
- Dependent on selected second academic concentration
Total Required (120 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.