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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
WITH A MAJOR IN SOCIAL STUDIES
WITH GRADES 8 - 12 CERTIFICATION

 

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See Appendix A Core Curriculum and Optional Course Information.
 
FALL
HOURS
SPRING
HOURS
FRESHMAN YEAR FRESHMAN YEAR
ENGL
1301 English Composition I 3 ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
MATH
1314 College Algebra 3 MATH   Math Elective1 3
HIST
1301

The U.S. to 1877

3 HIST 1302 The U.S. Since 1877 3
    Natural Science* 4     Natural Science* 4
    Activity or Wellness* 1     Social/Behavioral Science* 3
Total 14   16
 
SOPHOMORE YEAR
SOPHOMORE YEAR
PSCI 2305 American National Govt 3 PSCI 2306 American State Govt
3
HIST 2321 World Civ to 1648 3 GEOG 1303 Gen World Geography
3
ENGL   Survey of Literature* 3 ECO 1301 Survey of Economics
3
COMM
  Communications2 3 HIST  2322 World Civ since 1648
3
  Visual/Performing Arts* 3 HIST   Adv HIST Elective3
3
Total 15  
15
 

JUNIOR YEAR
JUNIOR YEAR
HIST
3302 History of Texas 3 ANTH 4351 Intro Cultural Anthropology
3
ECO 2301 Macroeconomics 3 HIST 4310  Intellectual Hist U. S.
3
HIST 3351 World Hist&Geog 3 HIST   Adv HIST Elective3
3
PSCI 3301 Rsrch Meths Soc Sci 3 ECO 2302 Microeconomics
3
PSCI 3310 Studies Contemp Pols 3 EDRD 3320 Content Reading 3
PSCI 3311  Intro to Political Thought 3  EDCI 3301 Public School Teaching
3
        EDCI 3302 Language Acq&Develop 3
Total 18  
21
 

SENIOR YEAR
SENIOR YEAR
EDCI 3304 Meth, Mgt&Disc Mid/Sec 3 EDCI 4993 Student Teaching
9
EDDP 4324 Teaching Div Stu Pop 3 PSCI 3353 Politcal Geography 3
HIST   Adv HIST Elective3 3 SOST 4391 Topics in Social Studies
3
PSCI
4320 Pol System of U.S. 3        
PSCI 4335 International Politics 3      
Total 15  
15
 
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:     129
 
1Math elective, select 3 SCH from any math course above the level of College Algebra.
2Communication, select 3 SCH from ENGL 2311, HUM 2301 or COMM 1311.
3History elective, select 9 SCH from HIST 4316, 4317, 4318, 4366, 4367 or 4368.
  
Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
 
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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