ARCHIVED 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Sep 18, 2019  
ARCHIVED 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Science Education (Concentration in Earth Sciences), BSEd

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Total number of hours for the program: 120.

(Nine credits taken in the major may also fulfill requirements in Liberal Studies)

Admission to the Science Education Program

Students seeking admission to the Science Education Program must declare their major and meet the requirements for admission to the Teacher Education Program .

Admission to the Professional Education Sequence

Students in Professional Education must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program and are subject to all of the teacher education requirements.  EDCI 201 is the only course in the professional education sequence that may be taken prior to admission to teacher education.

Continuation in the Science Education Program

To continue in the program, students must meet the continuation requirements of the Teacher Education Program .

Liberal Studies (42 hours)

Liberal Studies Program Requirements  

Science and Math Requirements in Earth and Science Concentration (65 hours)

The concentration requires 65 hours as follows:

Additional Requirements

To complete 120 hours, students should take 7-16 hours (number depends on how many Liberal Studies courses also count toward the major). To satisfy general university degree requirements, students must take at least 30 hours at the junior-senior level at WCU.

Visit the department’s website at to view the eight-semester curriculum guide.

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