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Social Studies Education Major (B.S. Degree)

Students seeking professional certification in social studies education should consult the most recent copy of the Teacher Education Handbook for a complete discussion of certification requirements and their overall program of study. The following social studies courses are required for completion of the social studies education major:

Courses Credits
HP 1113 American Federal Government 3
HP 1483 U.S. History I 3
HP 1493 U.S. History II 3
HP 2013 World Civilizations I * 3
HP 2023 World Civilizations II * 3
HP 2113 Historical Methods 3
HP 2503 World Regional Geography  3
PSY 1113 General Psychology 3
SOC 1113 Introduction to Sociology 3
ECO 2113 or ECO 2123 Macroeconomics or Microeconomics 3
Sociology elective  3
History electives
(at least three credits are to be departmentally approved study abroad or field study)
Total Social Studies Education Major Course Credits 42