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    Mississippi College
   
 
  Aug 13, 2022
 
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2015-16 
    
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2015-16 [Archived Catalog]

Social Studies Education, B.S.Ed.


This program is designed specifically for students wishing to teach social studies in the secondary schools. In lieu of a minor, students will complete all requirements for secondary education licensure as prescribed by the Department of Teacher Education and Leadership.

UNIVERSITY CORE (46 HOURS)


University Core - History (6 Hours)


 Choose one set from the following:

University Core - Science (7 hours)


Seven hours of science hours are required, including one 4-hour lab course.  Students are encouraged to choose from one of the following lab courses below:

University Core - Mathematics (3 hours)


MAT 101 or higher is required.

University Core - Physical Education (3 hours)


Three hours are required.  Recommended courses are listed below:

University Core - Chapel


Students at Mississippi College are required to complete chapel requirements based on the student classification at the time of enrollment as detailed below:

Freshman (0-23 semester hours) 4 semesters
Sophomore (24-53 semester hours) 3 semesters
Junior (54-83 semester hours) 2 semesters
Senior (84 or more semester hours) 1 semester

Students classified as ADP (Accelerated Degree Program) and students enrolled  in online degree programs are exempt from chapel requirements.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS (45 HOURS)


Note(s):


*Since required here, these courses may not be used to satisfy the general core.

**

  and   may be substituted if transferred.

History/Political Science Electives


Choose six hours of upper-division (300-400) History or Political Science Courses

Social Studies Electives


Choose six hours of upper division (300-400) Social Studies electives.

GENERAL ELECTIVES


Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor.

TOTAL: 130 SEM. HOURS