Subject Endorsement Option

Bachelor of Science in Education

NSS BSE 5809

- Minimum General Studies = 45

including General Studies coursework required by Teacher Education and endorsement- 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 = 7
- 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 = 34
- Second Subject Endorsement, normally = 30

Should required hours of the second endorsement also meet other requirements, the total required hours may be reduced. - Minimum total hours required coursework = 139
- Unrestricted electives in 125 hour program = 0
- Minimum total hours required for BSE in Math 7-12 Teaching Subject Endorsement = 139

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 Subject Endorsement Requirements (31 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 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 Subject Endorsement Supporting Courses (3 hours required)
- Take:
- STAT 441, Probability and Statistics - 3 hours

- Take:

15 Apr 2009

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