Elementary, Middle & Secondary Education (K-12th Grades)

Elementary, Middle & Secondary Education Requirements

Course Title Credits
Credit requirement for graduation120 credits and up
General Education43-53
Major36 credits and up
Professional education37 credits and up
Course Title Credits
General Education - Follow BA/BFA or BS requirements for major:43-53
See appropriate department listings for required courses. (G.P.A. 2.75 or better required in these courses and grade of "C-" or better in content area courses).
Professional Education 1
TEACHING 1230Introduction to Education 22
or HHP 2320 Introduction to Exercise Science, Health Promotion and Physical Education
TEACHING 2130Human Growth and Development3
or PSYCHLGY 2730 Life Span Developmental Psychology
or PSYCHLGY 3130 Child Psychology
or PSYCHLGY 3230 Adolescent Psychology
TEACHING 2170Foundations of Educational Technology (HHP Majors only: substitute HHP 3010. Music Majors only: substitute MUSIC 3290.)3
TEACHING 3070Meeting Content & Language Needs of English Language Learners3
TEACHING 3320Introduction to Inclusion (HHP Majors only: substitute HHP 3430.)3
TEACHING 3440Equity Education & Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the Multicultural Classroom3
TEACHING 3730Instructional Design and Assessment (HHP Majors can substitute HHP 3510, HHP 3440, HHP 3500 & HHP 4230; Music Majors can substitute MUSIC 3260 or MUSIC 3460.)3
TEACHING 4210Pre-Student Teaching at Middle/Secondary Level (HHP Majors only: substitute HHP 4530.)2
Methods of Teaching Major3+
TEACHING 4660Student Teaching K-1212
or TEACHING 4760 Internship in Teaching

G.P.A. 2.75 or better; grade of "C" or better in all courses


HHP 2320 is an option only for HHP majors.