Elementary Education / Bachelor of Arts

Total Credit Hours: 128

Major Credit Hours: 51

Degree Requirements

Program: BA-ELED-E

I. Professional Education Courses for Elementary (1-6) Licensure

ELED-20000Field Experience 1: Community and School Immersion

1

ELED-24000Foundations of Instruction

3

ELED-30000Field Experience 2: Classroom Management

1

ELED-30100Educational Psychology

3

ELED-34000Methods and Content of Teaching Science, Health and Movement

3

ELED-35200Methods and Content of Teaching Mathematics

3

ELED-35300Early Reading and Writing Methodologies

3

ELED-35400Methods and Content of Teaching Social Studies

3

ELED-40000Field Experience 3: Diversity in Education

1

ELED-40900Child and Adolescent Literature

3

ELED-41000Classroom Assessment and Intervention

3

ELED-47100Content Area Literacy and Reading Strategies

3

ELED-48000Clinical Practice and Seminar: Elementary

9

ECED-33500Beginning Linguistics and Development of Speech and Language in Early Childhood

3

ENLE-31000Foundations of Teaching Bilingual and English Language Learners

3

SCED-30400Integrating Educational and Assistive Technology into the Classroom

3

SPED-35700Exceptional Learners in Inclusive Communities

3

II. Additional requirements for Elementary Licensure

HIST-11100Survey of United States History to 1876

3

-OR

HIST-11200Survey of United States History Since 1876

3

MATH-12000Mathematical Analysis

4

MATH-13100Algebra and Number Concepts for Educators

3

MATH-14100Geometry and Measurement Concepts for Educators

3

MATH-21500Probability and Statistics Concepts for Educators

3

POLS-20000American National Government

3

Science Courses (8)

PHYS-12000Integrated Science 1

3

PHYS-12100Integrated Science 1 Lab

1

BIOL-12200Integrated Science 2

3

BIOL-12300Integrated Science 2 Lab

1


III. ESL Endorsement Requirements

ENLE-32600Introduction to Curriculum & Instruction for Teaching English Language Learners

3

ENLE-41400Introduction to Assessment for Teachers of Bilingual Students

3

ENLE-44200Introduction to Cross Cultural Studies for Teachers of English Language Learners

3

60 Credit Hours Total for Bachelor of Arts Degree plus Elementary Licensure with ESL Endorsement.

IV. Advanced Writing Requirement

The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied by successful completion of:
ELED-48000Clinical Practice and Seminar: Elementary

9