General Education

Communications:   (9 hours)

_____ENG 1330--- English Composition I

_____ENG 1340 – English Composition II

_____ENG 1440 – Public Speaking

 

Mathematics (3 hours)

_____MAT 1530 – Foundations of Math (Early Childhood and Elementary Majors only)

_____MAT 1230 – College Algebra (Special Education and Secondary Education Majors only)

 

Science (8 -10 hours)

_____BIO 1150 – General Biology (5 hrs) (Required for all education majors)

_____ PHS 1130 – Physical Science, PHS 1400 – Earth Science, or PHS 1250 Introduction to Chemistry (5 hrs) (Required for Early Childhood, Elementary and Special Education majors)

PHS2420 – Earth Science I, PHS 2430 – Earth Science II , PHS 1200 Introduction to Astronomy, or PHS 1230 Oceanography (3 hrs) (Required for Secondary majors)

 

History and Political Science (6 hrs) 

_____HIS 1230 – American History I or HIS 1240 American History II

_____POS 1180 – American Political Systems

 

Humanities (9 hours)

_____MSC 1801 – Music Appreciation OR ART 1490, 1500, or 1510 Art History I, II or III for elementary education majors.  (All others may take other approved humanities courses.)

_____ ENG 2520 Children’s Literature and/or ENG 2530 – Young Adult Literature (Depending on major. Consult Education Program Coordinator).

_____Additional humanities course ( _________________________________)(Must meet Cultural Diversity requirement). SOC 1620Human diversity for all SEMO transfer students

 

Social Science (3- 6 hrs)

_____PSY 1130 –General Psychology required for all education majors

_____SOC 1130 – General Sociology (required for all education majors except for SEMO transfer students). (Consult Education Program Coordinator).

 

Physical Education (2 hrs)

_____PED 2700 Wellness Center I or equivalent courses

_____PED 2710 Wellness Center II or equivalent courses


Teacher Education Courses (REQUIRED FOR ALL EDUCATION MAJORS) (13 hours)

_____EDU 2040 Foundations of Education (3) – should be taken before higher level education courses/ may be taken concurrently with Field Experience course (Pre-requisite ENG1330 and PSY1130)

_____EDU 2100 Field Experience (3) (Pre-requisite EDU2040)

_____EDU 2200 Technology for Teachers (3) (Pre-requisite EDU2040)

_____EDU 2320 Educational Psychology (3) (Pre-requisite EDU2040)

_____EDU 2600 Portfolio Assessment (1) (Pre-requisite EDU2040 and EDU2200)

Electives by Major:

Early Childhood Education  (Consult Education Program Coordinator for specific transfer requirements to individual receiving institutions.)  

_____EDU 1300 – Child Development

_____EDU 24 00– Infant Toddler Curriculum (For CMU and SEMO transfer student only)

_____EDU 2420 – Organization and Management of Early Childhood Programs

                                (For CMU transfer student only)

_____PHY 1120 – School Health or ECE 1040 – Health, Safety, and Nutrition

_____ECE 2002 – Practicum Classroom (SEMO transfer students only)

 

Elementary Education   (Consult Education Program Coordinator for specific transfer requirements to individual receiving institutions.)  

_____EDU 1300 – Child Development

_____BUS 1330 – Survey of Economics

_____GEO 1130 – Regional World Geography (Elementary, Special Ed-Except SEMO transfer

     students)

_____PHY 1120 – School Health

 

Secondary Education   (Consult Education Program Coordinator for specific transfer requirements to individual receiving institutions.)  

_____EDU 1100 – Adolescent Psychology

Additional courses by major maybe required - Consult Education Program Coordinator