Jun 22, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Elementary Education, BS

Program Code: 441A
CIP Code: 13.1202


General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

SPECIAL NOTE: It is recommended that Elementary Education majors take nine (9) semester hours from the Cultivating Creative Expression theme as the Integrative Learning Experience in General Education. ENG 2360 along with two (2) other courses from this theme. Students with transfer credit will be advised on required General Education coursework on an individual basis.

9 hours from the Second Academic Concentration may be double counted from General Education and Major.

Additional courses marked with an asterisk (*) may be double counted in General Education.

Major Requirements (66 Hours)

MUST complete with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0) 

Block I (6 Hours)

MUST take concurrently after admission to teacher education before Block II with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0). It is recommended that a student take one course from the Themed Strands as well as the Directed Elective during the same semester as Block I

Themed Strands (12 Hours)

MUST complete with a minimum grade of “C” (2.0) and before Block III. 12 hours of the major requirements are from the Themed Strands. Choose 3 hours from each Theme Strand.

Second Academic Concentration (18 Hours)

9 hours may be double counted from General Education and Major

Electives (Minimum 0-1 Hours)

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.