Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (EC-6 Generalist)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

122 semester credit hours.


60 semester credit hours.


20 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (EC-6 Generalist) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
MATH 1023Introduction to Mathematics3
FS 2513Early Childhood Development3
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
SCI 1123General Life Science3
 Semester Credit Hours16
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Wellness CAO Core2
FS 3663Foundations of Early Childhood Education3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Second Year
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
MATH 1523Mathematics Concepts I3
SCI 2113Earth Science I3
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours18
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
Social/Behavioral Science Core (GP) 3
MU 3632Essentials of Music2
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Third Year
HIST 3223Social Studies3
KINS 3583Health and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-63
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language3
 Semester Credit Hours17
READ 4453Literacy Assessment and Instruction: EC63
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
READ 3483Language and Literacy EC-63
ART 3032Essentials of Children's Art2
 Semester Credit Hours16
Fourth Year
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom3
READ 4493Reading and Language Arts across the Curriculum: EC-63
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading3
 Semester Credit Hours15
EDUC 4__6 Student Teaching6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 122

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.