Nov 30, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Studies Education Major, Grades 5-9, BSE, EM24


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Major Code: EM24     Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE)          Summary Degree Requirements  

General Education Core 42 Requirements 42 Hours: 24 Hours


  • Area 1A  6 hours social science met by ECON 101 and PSY 100
  • Area 1B  3 hours civics met by HIST 110 or HIST 120 or PSC 120
  • Area 2A  6 hours written communication - see below
  • Area 2B  3 hours oral communication - see below
  • Area 3    3 hours natural sciences non-lab, GEOG 120 recommended but not required - see below
  • Area 3    4 hours natural sciences with lab - see below
  • Area 4    3 hours mathematics, MATH 125 recommended but not required - see below
  • Area 5A  6 hours humanities met by HIST 130 and HIST 140
  • Area 5B  3 hours fine arts - see below
  • Area 5C  3 hours fine arts met by EDUC 280
  • Area 5D  2 hours health and wellness - see below

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Institutional Degree Requirement: 1 Hour


Supporting Requirements: 21 Hours


  • Grade of ‘C’ or higher

Professional Education Additional Course: 3 Hours


  • 3.0 GPA / ‘C’ or higher

Field and Clinical Experience: 10 Hours


  • ‘C’ or higher

MoCA Missouri Content Assessment


  • Passing Score of 220

Total Hours: 120


  • EDUC 321, EDUC 329 and EDUC 423 are Junior Block courses
  • All EDUC prefix courses require a ‘C’ or higher
  • Degree completion: cumulative GPA 2.75 or higher, cumulative content GPA 3.0 or higher, Missouri Content Assessment (MoCA), all other coursework completed, approved background check
  • See Teacher Education department for additional requirements

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