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Early Childhood through Grade 6 Generalist

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Students planning to be certified to teach early childhood through grade 6 (EC-6) will secure an interdisciplinary academic major and meet the appropriate general studies requirements. To be eligible for Texas certification, students will follow the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC) EC-6 standards. Students follow a course of study which includes the following components: (1) General Studies, (2) Professional Responsibility, and (3) an Interdisciplinary Academic Major which includes 42 upper-level semester hours.

Students must be admitted into the Educator Preparation Program according to the policies set by the College of Education.

Retention in the Educator Preparation Program;

Students must maintain and graduate with an overall institutional GPA of 3.0 and must maintain and graduate with an intitutional GPA of 3.0 in his or her teaching field/academic concentration.

 

I. General Studies Requirements (48-49 semester hours)
II. Professional Responsibility (15 semester hours):
ECHE 4360*, EDUC 3313*, 3320*, 4010, 4021, and 4608* (S-L)
 
III. Interdisciplinary Academic Major (65-57 semester hours):
   

EDUC 3302*, 4312*, 4313*, 4314*, 4318*, and 4334*

GEOL 1401* (B.A.)  (In General Studies requirements for B.S.)

GSCI 4320*

HIST 2301 or 2302, HIST 4309*

MATH 3303* and 3304*

PHSC 1401* (B.A.)  (In General Studies Requirements for B.S.)

READ 4332*, 4333*, 4335*, 4336*, 4337*, 4338*,

SOST 4340*

TECH 4320*

   

*Indicates Signature Course requiring download of Signature Assessments in TaskStream Reminder.

IV.

Electives (0 hours)

Chapel

   
  (B.A.) If Foreign Language 1401 and 1402 are required, they will have to be taken as electives, which will increase your total hours to 137.

 

Total Credit Hours Required                              129-120

                                                                                 (137)

NOTE: Degree plan subject to adjustment as state policy changes.

(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.
 

Accelerated Bachelor's and Master's Degree Programs

DBU also offers Accelerated Bachelor's and Master's degree programs:

for qualifying undergraduate students.

 

Retention in the Educator Preparation Program:

Students must maintain and graduate with an overall institutional GPA of 3.0 and must maintain and graduate with an institutional GPA of 3.0 in his or her teaching field/academic concentration.

 

Minimum GPA Required for Graduation from Dallas Baptist University

DBU requires a minimum institutional cumulative, major, and minor GPA of 2.0.


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Certification Programs:
General Studies Requirements for Teacher Certification
Early Childhood through Grade 6 Generalist
Grades 4 through 8 Certification
Grades 7 through 12 Speech Certification (Communication Studies)
Grades 7 through 12 Certification
Early Childhood through Grade 12 Certification
Grades 8 Through 12 Computer Science Certification

 

Accelerated Bachelor's and Master's Degree Programs:

B.A. Early Childhood - 6 Generalist/M.Ed. in Reading and English as a Second Language
B.A. 4-8 English Language Arts Certification/M.Ed. in Reading and English as a Second Language
B.A./B.S. Early Childhood – Grade 6 Generalist Certification/M.A. Teaching
B.A./B.S. Early Childhood – Grade 6 Generalist Certification/M.Ed. Special Education
BA/BS in Kinesiology/MEd Kinesiology

 

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Education :
214.333.5413
or
1.800.460.1328

 
 

 

 
 
 
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