Field Endorsement Option

Bachelor of Science in Education

NSS BSE 5810

- Minimum General Studies = 45

+ General Studies coursework required by Teacher Education and endorsement = 46- English Language minimum = 9 including:
- ENG 101GS, Expository Writing I - 3 hours
- ENG 102GS, Expository Writing II - 3 hours
- SPCH 100GS, Fundamentals of Speech Communication - 3 hours

- Humanities minimum = 12 including:
- Take 1 course from:
- HIST 210GS, Western Civilization - 3 hours
- HIST 211GS, Western Civilization - 3 hours
- HIST 212GS, Non-Western World History - 3 hours
- HIST 215GS, Introduction to Latin America - 3 hours

- Take 1 course from:
- HIST 250GS, American History - 3 hours
- HIST 251GS, American History - 3 hours

- Take 1 course from:
- Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science minimum = 5 including:
- MATH 115*, Calculus I with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours

- *Students with insufficient preparation will enter the mathematics program at a lower level increasing total hours needed to complete the major.
- Natural Sciences minimum = 8 including:
- PHYS 275GS, General Physics (Calculus) - 5 hours

- Social and Behavioral Sciences minimum = 9 including:
- PSCI 110GS, Introduction to American Politics - 3 hours
- Take any Economic Perspective GS course - 3 hours
- Take any GS course from:
- Social Perspective,
- Geographical Perspective or
- Behavioral Perspective - 3 hours

- Personal Development minimum = 3 including:
- PE 160GS, Healthful Living - 3 hours

- English Language minimum = 9 including:
- Professional Sequence = 30 including:
- TE 319, Management and Assessment in K-12/Secondary Classrooms - 2 hours
- TE 320, Field Experience in Secondary Classroom - 2 hours
- Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.

- Endorsement = 51
- Minimum total hours required coursework = 127
- Unrestricted electives in 125 hour program = 0
- Minimum total hours required for BSE in Mathematics 7-12 Teaching Field Endorsement =
127

All UNK degrees require a minimum of 125 hours. Forty (40) of the hours required for all UNK degrees must be upper division hours, which are courses numbered 300 or above taken at a 4-year college or university.

Must be completed with no grade below a "C".

- Math Field Endorsement Requirements (37 hours required)
- Take all of the following:
- MATH 202, Calculus II with Analytic Geometry - 5 hours
- MATH 250, Foundations of Math - 3 hours
- MATH 260, Calculus III - 5 hours
- MATH 310, College Geometry - 3 hours
- MATH 350, Abstract Algebra - 3 hours
- MATH 400, History of Mathematics - 3 hours
- MATH 404, Theory of Numbers - 3 hours
- MATH 413, Discrete Mathematics - 3 hours
- MATH 440, Linear Algebra - 3 hours
- MATH 460, Advanced Calculus I - 3 hours
- MATH 470, Teaching of Secondary Mathematics - 3 hours

- Take all of the following:
- Math Field Endorsement Supporting Courses (14 hours required)
- Take the following 2 courses:
- Take 3 hours from:
- CSIS 111GS, Applied BASIC Programming - 3 hours
- CSIS 112, Programming in C - 3 hours
- CSIS 130GS, Introduction to Computer Science - 4 hours

- Take the following course:
- PHYS 275GS, General Physics (Calculus) - 5 hours

15 Apr 2009

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