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  Dec 16, 2017
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Elementary Education - B.S. (Grades K-6)

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A major includes requirements in General Education beyond other degree programs, Professional Education, Teaching Field Requirements and Other Requirements as indicated. See the Education Department for complete program outlines.

All Education students must meet the following Division of Education academic standard:

  • Admission to the Teacher Education Program requires a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall with no less than 2.75 Content GPA and Professional Education GPA and ACT or 18 or higher;


  • GPA 2.75 (Cumulative, Content, and Professional Education) with ACT of 24 or higher

Exceptions may petition the Division Chair who will report to the PEB any exceptions or conditions.

Admissions in the Teacher Education Program (TEP) is required for all EDUC 300/400 level methods courses, 300/400 ELED methods courses, and 300/400 level MUSC methods courses.  Written notification of the TEP application results will be distributed from the Chair of the Division of Education to all applicants and their academic advisor.


Bachelor of Science


Dr. Jan Wilson
Division of Education

Total Major Requirements: 78 credit hours

Total Degree Requirements: 124-126 credit hours

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