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  Nov 23, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Secondary Education (B.S. in Education)


Minimum of 126 credit hours required
Licensure 6-12

Bachelor’s degree requirements

General Education Requirements (33 credit hours minimum)


Communications (8–9 credit hours)


(A grade of C or better is required)

Humanities (6 credit hours)


Literature


  • Any department of English literature or Department of Modern Languages literature course Credits: 3

Fine arts appreciation


  • Any nonperformance appreciation class in the Departments of Art, Architecture, Modern Languages or the School of Music, Theatre and Dance Credits: 3

Social science (6 credit hours)


Elective from Departments of AMETH, ANTH, ECON, GEOG, GWSS, HIST, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCIO Credits: 3

Global Issues and Perspective course (tagged as meeting the K-State 8 requirements) from Departments of AMETH, ANTH, ECON, GEOG, GWSS, HIST, POLSC, PSYCH, SOCIO Credits: 3

Natural science (7 credit hours)


  • One lab required.

Quantitative sciences (6 credit hours)


Teacher Education Courses (40 credit hours)


 A grade of C or higher is required in all Teacher Education courses and practica. A 3.0 or higher grade point average in Teacher Education courses and practica is needed before the Professional Semester.

Professional Education Component (32 credit hours)


 Admission to teacher education required.

Non-blocked courses (Must be completed before student teaching)


Block 1 (8 credit hours)


Courses must be taken concurrently and prior to Block II.

Block II (9 credit hours)


Courses must be taken concurrently and prior to Student Teaching.

Professional Semester (12 credit hours)


A 3.0 or higher grade point average in Teacher Education courses and practica is needed before the Professional Semester.

Internship Requirements


Internship requirements vary be teaching field. The following courses may also be used to complete the 12 credit minimum.

Teaching Field (One of the following areas must be selected)


Total hours required for graduation (126)


Teacher Education programs are also available from Agriculture, Family and Consumer Sciences, Early Childhood, and Music.