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History Education B.S.

Delivery Method: Day/Fulton Campus

Students who plan to teach world history, American history, geography, political science, economics, psychology and/or sociology in grades 9-12 in Missouri complete these major requirements and those of the Secondary Certification program (46 hours).

Students interested in becoming certified to teach in other states need to follow these program requirements and be recommended for Missouri certification by the Registrar. They may then take that certification to other states. Policies vary among states.

Information on the curriculum, policies and requirements of the university’s Teacher Education Program and of its teacher certification process is available in the Teacher Education Program handbook. The handbook is posted on the Education program’s website.

*Education majors must complete all major courses, including secondary certification courses (if applicable), with a final grade of ‘C’ or better.

Course List - Total Hours: 48

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Course # Course Title Hours
HIS101 Western Civilization I 3
HIS102 Western Civilization II 3
HIS103 History of the United States I -H 3
HIS104 History of the United States II -H 3
HIS423 Senior Seminar 3
LGS105 Politics & Government -S 3

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