Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies / Special Education Early Childhood through Grade 12 and General Education Early Childhood through Grade 4

Academic Foundations and Core Curriculum

  • ENGL 1113 Rhetoric and Composition
  • ENGL 1123 Rhetoric and Composition
  • ENGL Sophomore Literature
  • GNSC 1104 Life/Earth Science
  • GNSC 1204 Physical Science
  • HIST 1133 Survey of American History to 1865
  • HIST 1233 Survey of American History since 1865
  • POLS 1333 American Government
  • POLS 1433 American Government
  • MATH 1233 College Algebra
  • SPCH 1233 Voice and Diction
  • PSYC 1103 General Psychology OR SOCL 1133 Introduction to Sociology
  • One Course from:
    • ART 4303 Foundations of Art I
    • MUSC 4813 Foundations of Music I
    • THEA 4423 Creative Dramatics

Academic Subject Area

  • ENGL 3523 Advanced Composition
  • MATH 2033 Structure of the Number System I
  • MATH 2043 Structure of the Number System II
  • Advanced Math (3000 or 4000 level)
  • Science (One 4 hour lab science)
  • SPED 3513 Behavior Management
  • SPED 4113 Foundations of Special Education
  • SPED 4123 Assessment
  • SPED 4513 Teaching Strategies for Affective Disorders
  • SPED 4523 Vocational/Transitional Education
  • SPED 4533 Early Childhood Special Education
  • READ 3013 Child and Adolescent Literature
  • READ 4203 Development Reading

Professional Education

  • EDUC 2013 School and Society
  • EDUC 3153 Educational Psychology
  • EDUC 4106 Planning and Assessment
  • EDUC 4173 Student Teaching, Elementary, all-level
  • EDUC 4473 Student Teaching, Secondary, all-level
  • SPED 3313 Teaching Strategies for Cognitive Disorders
  • SPED 3613 Exceptional Individuals

Reading

  • READ 4213 Methods of Teaching Reading and the Language Arts
  • READ 4223 Diagnosis and Correction of Reading Difficulties
  • ECED 4123 Early Childhood Development: Language and Literacy
  • SPED 4313 Reading for Disabled Readers

Other Requirements

  • COUN 2023 Human Development
  • COUN 3143 Human Diversity
  • ECED 3103 Introduction to Young Children
  • ECON 1333 General Economics OR ECON 2333 Macroeconomic Principles
  • EDUC 1023 Computer Applications for Education OR CMPS 1023 Introduction to Computing OR Proficiency Exam
  • KNES 4663 Fundamentals of Elementary Physical Education
  • KNES Activity Course
  • KNES 1011 Fundamentals of Physical Activity and Health OR Activity Course