Middle & Secondary Education (4th-12th Grades)

Middle-Secondary Education Requirements

Course Title Credits
Credit requirement for graduation120 credits and up
General Education43-53 credits
Major/minor36-60 credits
Professional education43-46 credits
Course Title Credits
General Education - Follow BA 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).36-60
Professional Education 2
Required Courses:
TEACHING 1230Introduction to Education2
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 Technology3
TEACHING 3070Meeting Content & Language Needs of English Language Learners3
TEACHING 3140Key Concepts and Characteristics in Middle Level Education3
TEACHING 3190Community Based Learning3
TEACHING 3320Introduction to Inclusion3
TEACHING 3440Equity Education & Culturally Relevant Pedagogy in the Multicultural Classroom3
TEACHING 3730Instructional Design and Assessment3
TEACHING 4210Pre-Student Teaching at Middle/Secondary Level2
Methods of Teaching Major/Minor3+
Student Teaching 4-12 Secondary I
and Student Teaching 4-12 Secondary II
or TEACHING 4760 Internship in Teaching

GEOGRPHY 3330 is required for social science and science majors and minors.  This course satisfies a social science general education requirement.


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