Social Studies Education for Teacher Licensure
See the College of Education and Health page for additional requirements.
For licensure, students must achieve the minimum score on the Praxis II Specialty Area and Principles of Learning and Teaching Tests as determined by the Arkansas Department of Education. For further requirements see Admission and Retention to Teacher Education and also the Criteria for Internships located on the College of Education home page.
The matrix below is a sample plan for all coursework required for this program.
|COMM 2003 Public Speaking or COMM 2173 Business and Professional Speaking||3|
|HIST 2013 United States History since 1877||3|
|ECON 2003 Principles of Economics I||3|
|SEED 3702 Introduction to Educational Technology||2|
|HIST 2513 Sources and Methods in History or POLS 2513 Research Design 3||3|
|FAH 1XXX Fine Arts and Humanities Courses 1
|HIST 4714 Social Studies Methods for Secondary Teachers||4|
|POLS 3033 American State and Local Government, POLS 3123 American Political Behavior, POLS 3133 United States Congress, or POLS 3143 The United States Presidency||3|
|HIST/POLS Elective (3000-4000 level)||6|
|HIST 4963 Senior Seminar/POLS 4963 Senior Seminar 3||3|
|SEED 4054 Educating Developing, Diverse, and Exceptional Learners||4|
|SEED 4556 Classroom Application of Educational Psychology||6|
1See appropriate alternatives or substitutions in "General Education Requirements".
2Students must complete HIST 2513 Sources and Methods in History and HIST 4963 Senior Seminar, OR POLS 2513 Research Design and POLS 4963 Senior Seminar.