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

Total Semester Credit Hours Required

126 semester credit hours.


59 semester credit hours.


20 semester credit hours.

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

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
BIOL 1013Human Biology3
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
CHEM 1013
CHEM 1011
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1305, CHEM 1405) and ( CHEM 1105)4
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
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13503
SCI 2113Earth Science I GEOL 1301, GEOL 14013
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
Wellness CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III MATH 13513
PHYS 1133
PHYS 1131
Principles of Physics I
and Principles of Physics Laboratory I
( PHYS 1301, PHYS 1401) and ( PHYS 1101)4
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography GEOG 13033
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities EDUC 23013
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition3
HIST 3713The History of Texas HIST 23013
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-83
 Semester Credit Hours 18
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom3
READ 4563Reading Assessment and Instruction: Grades 4-83
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography GEOG 13033
 Semester Credit Hours 20
Fourth Year
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators3
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:  126