Composite Social Studies (7-12):
This major provides content area preparation for students wanting to teach social studies in high school, grades 7-12. It includes the study of history, geography, government, economics, psychology and sociology. These subjects are taught as an integrated whole in middle school and not as separate subjects as they are in high school. This major requires 45 hours of content course work plus what the School of Education requires for teacher certification. All students must complete the Liberal Arts Core in addition to the below listed coursework. It is a highly competitive and desirable degree in that it allows graduates to teach classes in any of the subjects listed above.
*LACC indicates courses that are taken in the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum.