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BFA General Education requirements:

Bachelor of Arts, and Bachelor of Science Degrees.

BASIC SKILLS: 12 CREDIT HOURS (These courses must be
completed during your first 48 hours of undergraduate credit)

I. Writing (6 hours)
EN 107 English Composition I (3) "C" minimum
EN 108 English Composition II(3) "C" minimum

II. Speech (3 hours) Choose one of the following:
SP 100 Interpersonal Communication (3)
SP 101 Public Speaking (3)

III. Mathematics (3 hours) Choose one of the following:
MA 156 Principles of Mathematics (3)
MA 110 College Algebra (3)

CULTURAL LITERACY: 32 OR 34 CREDIT HOURS

IV. Fine Arts (5 hours)
AR 225 Art History I (3)
      plus one of the following:
MU 226 Music Appreciation (2)
AR 105 Art Appreciation (2)

V. History (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
WH 101 Survey of Ancient & Medieval Civilization (3)
WH 102 Survey of Modern Civilization (3)
AH 111 U.S. History 1754 - 1877 (3)
AH 112 U.S. History Since 1877 (3)

VI. Literature and Ideas (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
EN 207 Introduction to Literature (3)
PI 225 Introduction to Philosophy (3)

VII. Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 hours)
EC 101 Basic Economics (3)
Choose two of the following
PO 100 Introduction to Government and Politics (3)
PY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3)
SO 101 Introduction to Sociology (3)

*VIII. Multicultural Experience (3 or 5 hours)
Choose one of the following:
AN 110 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
PO 330 International Relations (3)
GE 101 World Regional Geography (3)
OR Choose one of the following:
GR 110 German I (5)
SA 110 Spanish I (5)
FR 110 French I (5)
RU 110 Russian I (5)

IX. Life Science (4 hours)
GB 100 General Biology (3)
GB 101 Biology Laboratory (1)

X. Physical Science (5 hours)
Choose one of the following:
CH 110/111 Introduction to Chemistry/Lab (4/1)
ES 110/111 Introduction to Earth Science/Lab (4/1)
PH 110/111 Introduction to Space Science/Lab (4/1)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS: 5 CREDIT HOURS

XI. Physical Education (2 hours)
PE 100 Lifetime Fitness (1)
PE Activity Course (1)
Marching Band (MU 245) counts as a PE Activity Course

XII. Applied Science (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
BU 241 Personal Finance (3)
FS/SO 261 Marriage and Family (3)
HL 150 Health for Human Wholeness (3)

XIII. Electives
(May include art)

CAAP OR PPST EXAMS:
Examinations in reading, writing, and mathematics must
be passed during the junior year or beyond

SPECIAL NOTE: Art degrees require no fewer than 124
semester hours of credit in courses numbered 100 and
above, including at least 40 hours numbered 300 or above

*The degree plan for the Bachelor of Arts requires the student to take
10 hours of one foreign language to satisfy the Multicultural Experience
requirement. (Test out by established means possible)

Schedule B

General Education Requirements for
Bachelor of Science in Education

GENERAL EDUCATION: 47 Hours Required Secondary Teacher Education G.P.A. Requirement of 2.75 on the 36 hours of General Education courses listed with an (*) preceding the course designation.

BASIC SKILLS: 15 CREDIT HOURS

I. Writing (6 hours)
EN 107 English Composition 1 (3) "C" minimum
*EN 108 English Composition 11 (3) "C" minimum

II. Speech (3 hours)
*SP 101 Public Speaking (3) "C" minimum

III. Mathematics (6 hours)
MA 110 College Algebra (3) "C" minimum
*MA 225 Math as a Decision Making Tool (3) "C" minimum

CULTURAL LITERACY: 32 CREDIT HOURS

IV. Fine Arts (5 hours)
*FA 220 Analysis of Fine Arts (3)
AR 225 Art History I (3)

V. History (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
*WH 101 Survey of Ancient & Medieval Civilization (3)
*WH 102 Survey of Modern Civilization (3)
*AH 111 U.S. History 1754 - 1877 (3)
*AH 112 U.S. History Since 1877 (3)

VI. Literature and Ideas (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
*EN 207 Introduction to Literature (3)
*PI 225 Introduction to Philosophy (3)

VII. Social and Behavioral Sciences (9 hours)
EC 101 Basic Economics (3)
*PY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3)
PY 211 Developmental Psychology (3)

VIII. Multicultural Experience (3 hours)
*GE 101 World Regional Geography (3)

IX. Life Science (4 hours)
*GB 100 General Biology (3)
GB 101 Biology Laboratory (1)

X. Physical Science (5 hours)
Choose one of the following:
*CH 110/111 Introduction to Chemistry/Lab (4/1)
*ES 110/111 Introduction to Earth Science/Lab (4/1)
*PH 110/111 Introduction to Space Science/Lab (4/1)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS: 5 CREDIT HOURS

XI. Physical Education (2 hours)
*PE 100 Lifetime Fitness (1)
PE Activity Course (1)
Marching Band (MU 245) counts as a PE Activity Course

XII. Applied Science (3 hours)
Choose one of the following:
BU 241 Personal Finance (3)
FS/SO 261 Marriage and Family (3)
HL 150 Health for Human Wholeness (3)

COLLEGE WIDE: 1 hour recommended during 1st semester freshman year CW 101 Freshman Seminar (1)

PPST EXAMS:
Cumulative grade point average 2.75 and PPST examinations in
reading (score 173), writing (score 172), and mathematics (score 174) must be passed to be admitted to PHASE I of Teacher Education