Feb 21, 2024  
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog 
    
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog

Secondary Social Studies Education with Concurrent Major in History, B.A.


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This degree program leads to initial teaching licensure (leading to teaching certification).

University Studies Program


This degree requires that The University Studies Program 2015  requirements are met before graduation. Some of the courses required for this major fulfill USP requirements, but not all. Students should check their degree evaluations and consult with their assigned academic advisor to discuss their specific course plan.

Professional Education Requirements


Graduates of this program earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Studies Education and a concurrent major in History. It prepares students to teach Social Studies in grades 6-12. . 

A minimum of 120 credit hours is required for this degree . All major courses must be passed with a grade of C or better. A minimum UW cumulative GPA of 2.75 is required for most junior and senior level professional education courses, including EDSE 4500 Residency in Teaching. A minimum GPA of 2.50 in major content courses is required. A minimum of 42 credits must be upper-division.

An initial background check must be completed prior to starting any field or practicum experience. Student fees cover the cost of this initial background check so work with your College of Education advisor for details.

All Professional Education requirements must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

History Core Requirements


Required Additional Content


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