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Bachelor of Science in Teacher Education and Interdisciplinary Studies

Course Requirements

General Education Requirements(62 credits)
Biblical Worldview: Regent Cornerstone and Capstone (6 credits)
GENE 100 The Making of the Christian Mind (3 credits)
GENE 402 The Making of a Christian Leader (3 credits)
Biblical Worldview: Christian Foundations (9 credits)
BIBL 103 Old Testament Studies (3 credits)
BIBL 104 New Testament Studies (3 credits)
BIBL 111 Introduction to Christian History and thought (3 credits)
Written and Oral Communication (6 credits)
COMM 110 Public Speaking (3 credits)
ENGL 101 English Composition (3 credits)
Critical Thinking and Analysis (6 credits)
ENGL 102 Research and Academic Writing (3 credits)
PHIL 101 Introduction to Philosophy (3 credits)
Quantitative and Scientific Literacy (14 Credits)
Mathematics (6 credits)
Math 101 Mathematics for Liberal Arts (3 credits)
Math 102 College Algebra (3 credits)
Math 201 Statistics (3 credits)
Math 211 Calculus (4 credits)
Math 220 Discrete Mathematics (3 credits)
Natural Sciences (8 credits)
BIOL 101 Introduction to Biology with Lab (4 credits)
BIOL 102 Human Biology with Lab (4 credits)
EASC 101 Introduction to Earth Science with Lab (4 credits)
Cultural Perspective (21 credits)
Global Studies (3 credits)
GEOG 101 World Geography (3 credits)
HIST 101 or HIST 102 Western Civilization I or Western Civilization II (3 credits)
HIST 102 Western Civilization II (3 credits)
HIST 211 World History I (3 credits)
HIST 212 World History II (3 credits)
SPAN 101 Introductory Spanish I (4 credits)
SPAN 102 Introductory Spanish II (4 credits)
SPAN 210 Intermediate Spanish I (3 credits)
SPAN 211 Intermediate Spanish I (3 credits)
Literature (3 credits)
ENGL 205 Literature of the Western World (3 credits)
ENGL 377 Shakespeare (3 credits)
Economics (3 credits)
ECON 101 Introduction to Economics (3 credits)
ECON 120 Microeconomics (3 credits)
Arts (3 credits)
GENE 200 Art and Culture (3 credits)
U.S. History (6 credits)
HIST 201 U.S. History I (to 1877) (3 credits)
HIST 202 U.S. History II (from 1877) (3 credits)
Total General Education Credits Required: (62 credits)

Please note: the information shown on these pages is for general reference only. Please refer to the academic catalog in effect at the time of your admission for specific requirements related to general education and other academic programs.

Professional Studies Requirements (27 credits)
UED 400 Curriculum & Design Assessment Techniques (3)
UED 405 Teaching Reading & Language Arts Across the Curriculum (3)
UED 406 Classroom Management & Instructional Strategies (3)
UED 408 Teaching Reading in the Elementary Grades (3)
UED 441 Child & Adolescent Growth & Development (3)
UED 442 Foundations in Education (3)
UED 451 Characteristics of Students with Disabilities (3)
UED 495 Field Experience/Student Teaching (minimum 500 hours required) (6)
UED 496 Field Experience Portfolio (1)
Major Content Requirements (25 credits)
UIS 200 Orientation to Teaching (1)
UIS 304 Character Education (3)
UIS 310 Fundamentals of Grammar (3)
UIS 330 Topics in Geometry (3)
UIS 350 Technology in Education (3)
UIS 360 Introduction to Integrated Science (3)
UIS 412 Topics in Advanced Math (3)
UIS 414 Advanced Integrated Science (3)
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Content Elective Course:

UIS 320 Philosophy of Christian
UIS 325
EducationCharacteristics of Christian Schools
UIS 401Teaching Math & Science in Elementary Schools
UIS 440 Multicultural Education
3 credits (choose one)
ALL UED COURSES OTHER THAN STUDENT TEACHING REQUIRE A 15- hour PRACTICUM.
Electives (5 credits)
Elective credits can be taken in any discipline (100-400 college-level courses)
Total Degree Hours: 120