Program Profile

General Education Requirements: 30 hours

Professional and Pedagogical Studies: 29 hours
EDUC 205 Preparing the Early Childhood Environment
EDUC 220 Foundations of Education
EDUC 257 Psychology and Development of the Learner
EDUC 283 Fundamentals of Special Education
EDUC 398 Fieldwork I
EDUC 399 Fieldwork II
EDUC 485 Professional Practicum
EDUC 492 Student Teaching

Content Studies: 51 hours
EDUC 210 Instructional Technologies for Teaching and Learning
EDUC 226 Health, Nutrition, and Safety
EDUC 330 Exploration of Learning Creative Arts
EDUC 358 Nature of Learners with Special Needs
EDUC 376 Content and Learning Language Arts
EDUC 377 Effective Reading and Writing Methods and Materials
EDUC 378 Children's Literature Across the Curriculum
EDUC 403 Connecting the Home, School, and Community
EDUC 405 Classroom Management
EDUC 421 Science for All Learners
EDUC 428 Content and Learning Social Studies
EDUC 450 Intervention Strategies for Learners with Special Needs
EDUC 451 Assessment and Evaluation in SPED and ECE
EDUC 452 Diagnosis and Remediation of Reading and Writing
EDUC 457 Teaching Math for ECE: Number Sense and Operations
EDUC 458 Teaching Mathe for ECE: GACE, Geometry, Measurement & Data Analysis
EDUC 459 Integrated Curriculum and Instruction

Electives: 10 hours
TOTAL: 120 semester hours 

Learn more about our Bachelor of Science in Education, Elementary/Special Education degree

Ready to take the next step?

Schedule your personalized admissions counseling appointment or contact Renee Slaton at 678.547.6500 or for more information.