Completion of this major’s required history courses and the professional education sequence leads to certification as a secondary school teacher in history.
Students with a major in secondary education history must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater overall, in the major, and/or minor(s) with no grade below a "B-" in the professional education sequence and no grade below a "C" in the major and/or minor(s).
For department information or additional degree requirements, go to the History department page.
For related information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/high-school-teachers.htm
|Total Credits Required||120|
|Required Courses in Major||40|
|HS 201 World History to 1520 [SOCR]||4|
|HS 202 World History since 1400 [SOCR]||4|
|HS 221 The United States to 1865 [PERS]||4|
|HS 222 The United States Since 1865 [PERS]||4|
|HS 390 The Historian's Laboratory||4|
|HS 490 The History Seminar||4|
|No more than four credits at the 100 level.|
|No more than four credits at the 200 level.|
|Minimum of four credits at the 400 level.|
|Other Required Course||4|
|GC 100 Physical Geography [SCII]||4|
|ED 201 Introduction to Education||2|
|ED 231 Teaching for Learning in the Secondary Classroom||4|
|ED 301 Dimensions of American Education||2|
|ED 319 Teaching of Reading for Secondary Teachers||3|
|HS 350 Methods and Materials in Teaching Social Studies Education||4|
|ED 361 Special Education and the General Classroom Teacher||2|
|ED 380 Practicum in the Secondary School||2|
|ED 483 Educational Media Technology||2|
|ED 430 Teaching in the Secondary School||11|
|ED 450 Seminar in Teaching||1|
This major does not require a minor.
Bulletin Year: 2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Bulletin