MC

Mississippi College

Elementary Education

Requirements Class Name Hours
University Core   43 
Professional Education   34
EDU 299* Pre-Teaching Field Experience 1
EDU 300* Introduction to Education 3
EDU 304 Educational Psychology 3
EDU 317 Introduction to Instructional Technology 3
EDU 320 Principles and Methods in Early Childhood Education 3
PSY 305 Child Psychology 3
PSY 435 Psychology of Exceptional Children 3
EDU 421**+ Directed Teaching in K-8 3
EDU 422**+ Directed Teaching in K-8 3
EDU 423**+ Directed Teaching in K-8 3
EDU 424**+ Directed Teaching in K-8 3
EDU 458+ Organization and Management of the Elementary Classroom 3
Elementary Education Subject Matter   24
EDU 301 Methods of Elementary School Teaching 3
EDU 309  Early Literacy I 3
EDU 334 Early Literacy II 3
EDU 311***+ Social Science for Children 3
EDU 312***+ Science for Children 3
EDU 321***+ Mathematics for Children 3
EDU 439***+ Language Arts Methods/Reading 3
EDU 489+ Middle Grade Literacy Skills 3
Interdisciplinary Courses   21
ART 207 Art in the Elementary Schools

3

BIO 145 Introduction to Earth Science 3
MUS 225 Music for Children 3
KIN 306 Methods and Materials of Teaching Physical Education in Elementary Schools 3
EDU 411 Children's Literature/Reading 3
MAT 207 Elementary Statistics 3
GEO 210 Principles of Geography 3
Specified Core   9
MAT 210 Mathematics for Teachers: Number Systems 3
MAT 211 Mathematics for Teachers: Geometry 3
Choose one of the following Communication courses    
COM 202 Interpersonal Communication 3
COM 203 Professional Communication Skills 3
COM 304 Public Speaking 3
Total    131

* Must be taken Sophomore year
** Must be taken during the same semester
*** Must be taken during the same semester
+ Can only be taken after admission to TEP 

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