Dec 04, 2023
Program Code: 456*/456B
CIP Code: 13.1299
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
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.
Business Foundation Requirements (9 Hours)
Career and Technical Education Core Requirements (14 Hours)
Major Course Requirement (18 Hours)
(-3 SH Gen Ed)
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 minimum grade of “C” (2.0)
* May be double counted in Gen Ed
++ Must have an average of “C” (2.0) or better
@ Senior standing (juniors may enroll with permission of the department)
Second Academic Concentration (18 Hours)
Total of 18 SH required. (9 SH General education and/or major).
Select from the following
Electives (8 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.