Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (4-8 Core Subjects with Bilingual)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

125 semester credit hours.


62 semester credit hours.


20 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (4-8 Core Subjects with Bilingual) Program of Study

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
SCI 1114Sustainable Physical Science PHYS 14154
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
MATH 1303Elementary Analysis I MATH 1314, MATH 14143
SCI 1123General Life Science3
Creative Arts Core3
Wellness CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Second Year
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
HIST 3713The History of Texas HIST 23013
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13503
SCI 2113Earth Science I GEOL 1301, GEOL 14013
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
EDBE 4453Theories of Second Language Acquisition for ESL and Bilingual Teachers3
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III MATH 13513
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography GEOG 13033
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities EDUC 23013
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition3
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-83
 Semester Credit Hours 18
EDBE 3113Bilingual Education: Instructional Applications and Materials3
EDBE 3643Foundations of Bilingual Education3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting3
READ 4563Reading Assessment and Instruction: Grades 4-83
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies3
READ 4413Integrated Language Arts for Grades 4-83
 Semester Credit Hours 17
EDUC 4__6 Student Teaching6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  125