Bachelor of Science in History (4-8 History/Social Studies Certification)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in History (4-8 History/Social Studies Certification) Program of Study

*Course of study is suggested only. It is recommended to see an advisor for a personalized Program of Study.

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
Mathematics Core3
Wellness/Mathematics CAO Core2
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
Language, Philosophy, Culture Core3
Creative Arts Core3
Mathematics3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Second Year
Fall
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Mathematics3
HIST 2013 or 2023 (GP)Survey of World Civilization to 17153
Multicultural Women's Studies Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
GOV 2023Texas Government3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
Life/Physical Science Core3
English Literature3
Elective (Required for 4-8 Certification)4
 Semester Credit Hours16
Third Year
Fall
HIST 3713The History of Texas3
HIST 4233Global Issues and Trends3
HIST Elective (advanced)3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-83
Additional Science3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
HIST 4843Senior Seminar3
HIST elective (advanced)3
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies3
Additional Science3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Fourth Year
Fall
HIST elective (advanced)3
HIST elective (advanced)3
HIST elective (advanced)3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
EDUC 4776Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 Social Studies6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.