BSIS Degree with Dual EC-12 Special Education and EC-6 Generalist Certification

Total Semester Credit Hours = 129

Sample Course Sequence (Including Core Courses) for the EC-12 Special Education and EC-6 certification:

Freshman Year

Fall (15 SCH)

ENGL 1301

Life Science (BIOL with lab)

HIST 1301

MATH 1314

Social and Behavioral Science

Spring (16 SCH)

ENGL 1302

HIST 1302

MATH 1350

Physical Science (CHEM or PHYS)

Visual and Performing Arts

Sophomore Year

Fall (19 SCH)

GEOG 1313

ENGL 2322, 2323, 2362, or 2363

MATH 1351

POLS 2305

Science Elective (any BIOL,

CHEM, or PHYS)

SPCM 1315

Spring (18 SCH)

EDEC 3315

EDUC 1301

EPSY 3350

EDEC 3305

EDUC 2301

POLS 2306

Junior Year

Fall (18 SCH)

EDUC 4321

READ 3330

GEOL 3310 or 3314

MATH 1342

READ 4350

Spring (17 SCH)

EDEC 4385

EDUC 3220

ELED 4312

READ 4360

READ 4364

Senior Year

Fall (19 SCH)

EDFB 3348

EDSP 4269

EDSP 4368

EDUC 4230

ELED 4313

ELED 4314

READ 4366

Spring (6 SCH)

EDUC 4640*

EDUC 4057

Additional Required Courses

EDSP 3354

EDSP 3356

EDSP 4360

Field or clinical experiences are required in conjunction with professional education courses of the BSIS degree. The School of Education in cooperation with participating school districts assigns students to school placements.

*Student Teaching: Requirements for admission to student teaching are provided at the end of the BSIS section of this catalog.

In order to be eligible for a recommendation for EC-6 and special education teacher certification, candidates must pass required TExES examinations in addition to successfully completing the requirements for the BSIS degree and student teaching.