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Program of Study

Total Credits: 129 Credits

General Education: 42 credits
Core Requirements: 87 credits

Bible and Theology: 9 credits

Bib/Theo elective (3)
Bib/Theo elective (3)
Bib/Theo elective (3)

English/Literature: 3 credits

ENG/LIT 363 Children’s Literature (3)

Math/Science: 7 credits

MAT 183 Math For Elementary Teachers (3) or
MAT 223 Finite Mathematics (3) and
SCI 213 or 223 Biological or Physical Science (3) and
SCI 211 or 221 Biological or Physical Science Lab (1)

Social Science: 7 credits

GOV 211 Arizona State Gov't (1) State Certification Req.
GOV 213 US National Gov't (3) State Certification Req.
and select one HIS 113 Am Hist I, HIS 123 Am Hist II, HIS 223 Hist of the Am Indian (3)

Professional Education: 61 credits

EDU 213 Introduction to Education (3)
ECE/EDU 233 Child Adolescent Development: Health, Safety, Nutrition, and Fitness Birth to Grade 8 (3)
ECE 214 Foundations of Early Childhood Education (4)
EDU 303 Curriculum and Instruction (3)
ECE 313 Early Literacy Development and Instructional Methods (3)
ECE 323 Introduction to the Exceptional Learner (3)
ECE 333 Child, Family, Community and Culture (3)
ECE 343 Early Childhood Methods For Instruction in the Arts (3)
EDU 373 Foundations of SEI (3) State Certification Req.
EDU 383 Methods of SEI (3) State Certification Req.
ECE 413 Early Childhood Methods For Instruction in Mathematics (3)
ECE 423 Developmental and Functional Assessment: Birth to Grade 3 (3)
ECE 433 Child Guidance, Management, Environment (3)
ECE 453 Early Childhood Methods For Instruction in Language Arts (3)
ECE 463 Early Childhood Methods For Instruction in Social Studies (3)
ECE 473 Early Childhood Methods For Instruction in Science (3)
ECE 486 Early Childhood Student Teaching I (Birth to Pre-K) (4)
ECE 496 Early Childhood Student Teaching II (K – Grade 3) (8)

Total Credits: 128 Credits

General Education: 42 credits
Core Requirements: 86 credits

Bible and Theology: 9 credits

Bib/Theo elective (3)
Bib/Theo elective (3)
Bib/Theo elective (3)

English/Literature: 3 credits

ENG/LIT 363 Children’s Literature (3)

Math/Science: 7 credits

MAT 183 Math For Elementary Teachers (3) or
MAT 223 Finite Mathematics (3) and
SCI 213 or 223 Biological or Physical Science (3) and
SCI 211 or 221 Biological or Physical Science Lab (1)

Social Science: 7 credits

GOV 211 Arizona State Gov't (1) State Certification Req.
GOV 213 US National Gov't (3) State Certification Req.
and select one HIS 113 Am Hist I, HIS 123 Am Hist II, HIS 223 Hist of the Am Indian (3)

Professional Education: 61 credits

EDU 213 Introduction to Education (3)
ECE/EDU 233 Child Adolescent Development: Health, Safety, Nutrition, and Fitness Birth to Grade 8 (3)
EDU 303 Curriculum and Instruction (3)
ECE/EDU 313 Early Literacy Development and Instructional Methods (3)
EDU 323 Educating Exceptional Children (3)
EDU 353 Cultural Diversity in the Classroom (3)
EDU 373 Foundations of SEI (3) State Certification Req.
EDU 383 Methods of SEI (3) State Certification Req.
EDU 413 Elementary Ed. Methods For Instruction in Mathematics(3)
EDU 423 Assessment and Evaluation (3)
EDU 433 Classroom Management (3)
EDU 443 Elementary Ed. Methods For Instruction in Reading and Phonics (3)
EDU 453 Elementary Ed. Methods For Instruction in Language Arts (3)
EDU 463 Elementary Ed. Methods For Instruction in Social Studies (3)
EDU 473 Elementary Ed. Methods For Instruction in Science (3)
EDU 486 Elementary Student Teaching I (Grades 1-8) (6)
EDU 496 Elementary Student Teaching II (Grades 1-8) (6)
ART/LIT/MUS Elective (3) (For Grades 1-8 only)