This minor is for students who are interested in gaining a strong foundation in the field of education.

Classification: Minor

Students may use this coursework as a basis for graduate school programs or other professional or personal interests. Most students who certify in Adolescence Education will minor in Education.

The total number of courses required for the minor is 6 (18 semester hours).

Required Courses

All of the following (12 sem. hrs.)

  • EDUC 105 Teaching in a Diverse Society (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 215 Issues in Multicultural and English Language Learner Education (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 216 The Inclusive Classroom (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 304 Inclusive Instruction and Assessment (3 sem. hrs.)

One of the following (3 sem. hrs.) 

  • EDUC 225 Technology in the Classroom (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 226 Building Classroom Community (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 275 Using Children’s Literature in the Classroom (3 sem. hrs.)

One of the following (3-4 sem. hrs.) 

  • EDUC 301 Primary Literacy and Diverse Learners (3 sem. hrs.)
  • EDUC 331 Reading and Writing in the Content Areas (4 sem. hrs.)

Other Areas of Study