Graduates of this program earn a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Studies Education and a concurrent major in Political Science. It prepares students to teach Social Studies in grades 6-12.
A concurrent major will ensure that graduates are highly qualified teachers and will expand career possibilities.
This program requires a minimum of 121 total hours. All major courses must be passed with a grade of C or better. A minimum GPA of 2.500 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.