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Bachelor’s in Education Curriculum

The Bachelor of Science in Education is an undergraduate major, which features courses that provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the foundations of our education system, research-based instructional practices, and strategies designed to enhance their ability to connect with both ELL and ESE student populations. The Bachelor of Science in Education provides students with the skills needed to thrive in the 21st century classroom and the flexibility required in order for them to simultaneously pursue focused coursework in an area of interest.

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE AND DESCRIPTION CREDITS
EDUC 2010 Foundations of Education 3
ESOL 2903 Cross-Cultural Studies 3
ESOL 3340 Survey of TESOL for Teachers 3
EDUC 3350 Survey of Exceptional Student Education 3
EDUC 3525 Practices of Instruction 3
EDUC 3535 Educational Assessment 3
EDUC 4010 Foundations of Curriculum Development 3

SECE 4320

OR

EDUC 4322

Secondary Classroom Management in Multicultural Settings

OR

Foundations of Classroom Management

3

EDUC 3360

 

 

Educational Psychology 

OR

Computer Science Education Concentration

3

 

 

SECE 4560 Methods of Teaching Secondary Reading 3
Select any SECE, ELEM, ESED prefix methods course or Computer Science Concentration SECE 4380 or Teaching and Learning Concentration SECE 4560 or ELEM 4560   3
SECE 4380 Methods of Teaching Computer Science (For CS Concentration) 3
ESOL 4565 Second Language Learning 3
EDUC 4510 Diversity and Ethics 3
Select any SECE or ELEM or ESED prefix course 3
Total Major Credits 39

Concentrations

Students may choose to select one of the following concentrations to replace open electives.

Computer Science Education

*General Education and Core Course requirements are slightly different from the Education Major requirements.

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE AND DESCRIPTION CREDITS
CSIS 1800 Introduction to Computer and Information Sciences 3
CSIS 2101 Fundamentals of Computer Programming 4
CSIS 2050 Discrete Mathematics 4
CSIS 3500 Networks and Data Communication 3
CSIS 4530 Database Management  3
CSIS 3101 Advanced Computer Programming 4
CSIS 3400 Data Structures  4
CSIS 3020 Web Programming and Design 3
CSIS 4020 Mobile Computing  3
CSIS 3750 Software Engineering 4
CSIS 4010 Computer Security 3
TECH 4950 Internship in Technology 3

Teaching and Learning (18 credits)

COURSE NUMBER COURSE TITLE AND DESCRIPTION CREDITS
EDUC 3525 Teaching and Learning Practicum 3

 

Any SECE or ELEM or ESED prefix methods course in a content area

9

SECE 4560

or

ELEM 4560

Methods of Teaching Secondary Reading

or

Methods of Teaching Reading across the Elementary Curriculum

3

EDUC 4515

Pre-professional Internship

9

See the entire program at a glance. The four-year plan of study will assist you in planning your future at NSU. It presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career. 

2021-2022 4-Year Plan of Study

2022-2023 4-Year Plan of Study

2023-2024 4-Year Plan of Study

2023-2024 4-Year Plan of Study for Computer Science Education Concentration

See the entire program at a glance. The four-year plan of study will assist you in planning your future at NSU. It presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career. 

2021-2022 4-Year Plan of Study

2022-2023 4-Year Plan of Study

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