Bachelor of Science, Educational Studies - Min. 124 Hours

Note: This is not a certification program.

The Educational Studies major is available to students as an alternative to their certification program. Candidates who complete this major are not eligible for recommendation for state teaching certification.

Common Core: See Common Core requirements for all CMU degrees.
Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-22 Hours)
Humanities or Fine Arts:
When choosing a Humanities course, see guidelines.
When choosing a Fine Arts course, see guidelines.
6 hours
Social Sciences: Suggested: HI205 and either EC122/EC201/EC202. 6 hours
Science: See guidelines. 3-4 hours
BS Analytical Skills: Suggested: MA224 and ED122 6 hours
Educational Studies Major (34 Hours)
NOTE: This is not a certification program.
Students must have 34 hours of educational studies courses from one of three tracks.  These tracks include Elementary/Early Childhood/Special Education, Physical Education, and Music Education as shown below. At least 15 hours must be at the 300-level.

Elementary/Early Childhood/Special Education
Courses taken for the Elementary/Early Childhood/Special Education track may be courses with an ED, SE, or PY prefix (only PY210, PY223, or PY342/343).

Physical Education
Courses taken for the Physical Education track may be courses with an ED, PE (only those courses required for education), or PY prefix (only PY210, PY223, or PY342/343).

Music Education
Courses taken for the Music Education track may be courses with an ED, MU (pedagogy only), or PY prefix (only PY210, PY223, or PY342/343).
Minor andElectives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)