Curriculum

Suggested courses and information provided on curriculum pages is not to be used in place of academic advisement from the student's assigned advisor. Students should always visit with an advisor before enrollment to ensure selected options contribute to the overall course of study, academic schedule, and student success.

 

Associate in Arts Degree

Elementary Education 
First Semester (16 credit hours)Credit HoursSecond Semester (17 credit hours)Credit Hours
EG1103 English Composition I3EG1113 English Composition II3
MA1173 College Algebra3Physical Science with lab5
Humanities Elective3Humanities Elective3
BH1001 First Year Seminar1Social and Behavioral Science Elective3
PE1431 Concepts of Health/Wellness1SP1203 Public Speaking3
ED1103 Intro. to Education3  
ED1112 Intro. to Ed. Field Experience2  
    
Third Semester (14 credit hours) Fourth Semester (15 credit Hours 
Biology with Lab5Humanities Elective3
Humanities Elective3MA2103 Elementary Statistics3
Social & Behavioral Science Elective3Social & Behavioral Science Elective3
Social & Behavioral Science Elective3Elective3
  Elective3
    
For all Electives students should strongly consider taking courses that transfer and match requirements to transfer destination and major
    
The course sequence listed is a recommendation to ensure prerequisites and requirements are met. The student needs to ensure that other institutional requirements such as 15 hours per semester for scholarships are also met. Although 60 hours is the minimum needed for the degree, students may end up with more than 60 hours to meet all requirements.
 
 
Secondary Education 
First Semester (17 credit hoursCredit HoursSecond Semester (17 credit hours)Credit Hours
EG1103 English Composition I3EG1113 English Composition II3
MA1173 College Algebra3Physical Science with lab5
Music/Art/ or Theater Appreciation3HS1313 American History II3
BH1001 First Year Seminar1BH1303 General Psychology3
PE1431 Concepts of Health/Wellness1EC2213/EC2223 Principles of Microeconomics 3
HS1303 American History I3or Macroeconomics 
SP1203 Public Speaking3  
    
Third Semester (17 credit Hours)   Fourth Semester (14 credit hours) 
PH2103 Introduction to Ethics3EG1303 Introduction to Literature3
SS1403 American National Gov.3GE1103 World Regional Geography3
BH2303 Developmental Psychology3Biology with Lab5
BH1403 Principles of Sociology3MA2103 Elementary Statistics3
ED1103 Introduction to Education3  
ED1112 Intro. to Ed. Field Experience2  
    

For all Electives students should strongly consider taking courses that transfer and match requirements to transfer destination and major.

Suggested Courses for Elementary Education Majors (General Education Courses):
ED1103 & ED1112 Introduction to Education & Field Experience
ED1203 Art in the Elementary School
ED1403 Elementary School Music
ED1703 Elementary School Physical Education
BH1303 General Psychology
BH2303 Developmental Psychology
ED1503 Children's Literature

Suggested Courses for Secondary Education Majors (General Education Courses):
ED1103 & ED1112 Introduction to Education & Field Experience
BH1303 General Psychology
BH2303 Developmental Psychology

The course sequence listed is a recommendation to ensure prerequisites and requirements are met. The student needs to ensure that other institutional requirements such as 15 hours per semester for scholarships are also met. Although 60 hours is the minimum needed for the degree, students may end up with more than 60 hours to meet all requirements.

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