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Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts Concentration

The Liberal Arts Concentration allows childhood and early childhood teacher candidates to have a broad focus of study across the liberal arts.  This will prepare them well to teach all subject areas. The Liberal Arts Concentration consists of 10 courses for a total of 30-32 credits.  At least 18 credit hours must be at upper division (300 level or above in English and Social Studies, 200 level or above in the STEM areas).

 

Academic Road Maps:

CED LIBERAL ARTS

ECC LIBERAL ARTS

ECE LIBERAL ARTS

 

CED LIBERAL ARTS CUR 4+1

ECC LIBERAL ARTS CUR 4+1

ECE LIBERAL ARTS CUR 4+1

 

CED LIBERAL ARTS TESOL 4+1

ECC LIBERAL ARTS TESOL 4+1

ECE LIBERAL ARTS TESOL 4+1

 

 

English (3 courses)

Required courses:

      ENG 260 Children’s Literature

Choose two additional upper level English courses

 

STEM  (4 courses)

Required courses:

MAT 223 Elementary and Middle School Mathematics from an Advanced Standpoint

PHY 104 Physics for K-8 school teachers

One ENT, MAT, or science course at the 200 level or higher

One ENT, MAT, or science course at the 300 level or higher

 

Social Studies (3 courses)

HIS 106 American Life I

   or

HIS 107 American Life II

Choose two additional upper level ECO, GEG, HIS, or PSC courses

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