The seven specialty areas for the B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies represent seven tracks that students may follow toward completion of the degree and the earning of Teacher Certification. All students pursuing anyone of the seven tracks must be admitted to the Department as well as to the Educator Preparation Program in the College of Education.

 

Admission Reguirements

  • Must first be admitted to the University.
  • Must satisfy TSI requirements (260 in Reading, 230 in Mathematics, and 220 in Writing).
  • Must eradicate deficiencies assessed at the time of admission.
  • Must petition the College for admission at the completion of TSI requirements.

 

All requirements for the Educator Preparation Program

  • Student must have a 3.0 GPA to be admitted to the Educator Preparation Program.
  • Courses designated as major courses must be completed with grades of “C”, where grades of “C-” are unacceptable.
  • Grade restrictions referenced for the Educator Preparation Program must also be adhered to Prior to graduation, a comprehensive departmental exit examination is administered to seniors.

 

4-8 English Language Arts/Reading/Social Studies Concentration

Prerequisite(s): None
Number of Credit Hours: 121
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    4-8 English Language Arts and Reading Concentration

    Prerequisite(s): None
    Number of Credit Hours: 120
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      4-8 Social Studies Concentration

      Prerequisite(s): None
      Number of Credit Hours: 121
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        4-8 Mathematics/Science Concentration

        Prerequisite(s): None
        Number of Credit Hours: 122
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          EC-6 Generalist Concentration

          Prerequisite(s): None
          Number of Credit Hours: 120
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            EC-6 Bilingual Generalist Concentration

            Prerequisite(s): None
            Number of Credit Hours: 121
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              Science 4-8 Concentration

              Prerequisite(s): None
              Number of Credit Hours: 120
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                Special Education All Levels/EC-6 Concentration

                Prerequisite(s): None
                Number of Credit Hours: 121
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