2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
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2020-2021 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Early Childhood/Special Education/Elementary/Collaborative (ESEC) Major (B.S.E.)

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The following requirements apply for a combined major in: early childhood education (Grades P-3); early childhood special education (Grades P-3); elementary education (Grades K-6); elementary collaborative education (Grades K-6).

General Education - Univ Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education - Distribution Areas: 31 Credits

  • Natural and Computational Sciences (three courses total) (12):

One from BIOL 105 , BIOL 107 , BIOL 110 , or BIOL 111  

One from IDSC 201  or GEOG 150  

One from PHYS 100  or PHYS 150  

  • Social Sciences: GEOG 101  (4)
  • Mathematics (three courses total) (12): 

MATH 110  and MATH 210  

One from MATH 150  or MATH 240  

ESEC Major: 81 Credits

*Up to five courses may be taken prior to admission to TEP. Each of these is noted with an asterisk.

History: 4 Credits

(select one course)

Total Required Credits: 134

GPA NOTE: A minimum GPA of 2.75 is required.
GEN ED NOTE: The Gen Ed portion of this program is under review and subject to change.

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