Social Studies Teacher Education
The Social Studies Education major must complete 129 semester hours of University courses. Included in the 129 semester hours are a minimum of 34 hours of courses in professional development courses, 42 hours in social studies specialization courses, and 12 hours in the Teaching Internship. Students must be admitted to into the Teacher Education Program which requires an overall grade point average of 2.75 and a passing score of the PRAXIS I test as set by the State of Maryland.
Required Major Courses
PSYC 3032 or
POLI 300/400 LEVEL
1Course does not count toward graduation.
2Student may select either PSYC 303 or PSYC 305.
3 It is suggested that students take and pass Praxis II before taking this course to ensure a seamless transition.
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