Preparation to teach a particular academic subject is accomplished through a program requiring completion of the major requirements of the appropriate liberal arts or science major, general studies, and professional education major requirements.

General Studies and Academic Major (96-99 semester hours)

PSY-100 Introduction to Psychology 3
COM-104 Speech Communication 3
  Developmental Psychology elective 3
  English Writing 6-9
  Science elective 3
  Theatre elective 3
  Philosophy elective 3
  Journalism or Media elective 3
  Mathematics elective 3
  History elective 3
  Social Science elective 3
  Creative Writing/Literature elective 3
  Techology elective(s) 3
  Fine Arts elective 3
  World Literature Elective 3
  Communication Requirement elective 3


General Studies elective(s)



Freshman Seminar (1 Supplemental Education Unit)


Requirements for English Major (36 Semester Hours)

Professional Education Requirements (30 Semester Hours)

Foundation professional courses with associated field experiences:
EDU-106 Contexts of Schooling 3
EDU-206 Developmental Education Psychology 3
Methodology curriculum and instruction courses with associated field experiences:
SED-370 Teaching in the High School 3


Literacy Learning in the Middle School 3


Teaching English Language Arts in Secondary Schools 3


Content Area Reading & Writing 3

Capstone professional semester including full-time student teaching:


Student Teaching & Seminar 12