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Master of Arts and 
Certification Program

Model Schedules: Master's and Teacher Certification in Elementary Education

Content Courses Required for Elementary Certification


Fall Admit

 FALL SPRING SUMMER
C&I 602. Principles of Teaching & Learning (50 HR Field Placement) RDNG 640. Instructing Students with Reading Difficulties

SPED 500. Legal/Educational Foundations

RDNG 621. Reading & Writing in the Elementary Classroom C&I 689. Cultural Diversity

RDNG 603. Children's Literature

EDUC 600. Educational Psychology

C&I 414. Creative Expression
(25 HR Field Placement)
Music 182. in the Elementary School or Art 103. Materials and Procedures
Math 126. College Algebra

C&I 230. Math for Elementary Teachers 1 C&I 231. Math for Elementary Teachers 2
Content Course Content Course Content Course
 FALL SPRING STUDENT TEACHING
C&I 640. Science in the Elementary School C&I 588. Advanced Field Experience


C&I 631. Mathematics in the Elementary School
(50 HR Field Placement)
C&I 584. Advanced Clinical Experience


C&I 650. Social Studies in the Elementary School C&I 680. Technology Integration Seminar
SPED 601. Academic Interventions

Content Course


Spring Admit

 SPRING SUMMER FALL
C&I 602. Principles of Teaching & Learning (50 HR Field Placement) SPED 500. Legal/Educational Foundations C&I 640. Science in the Elementary Classroom
EDP 600. Educational Psychology RDNG 603. Children's Literature C&I 631. Math in the Elementary School (50 HR Field Placement)
C&I 230. Math for Elementary Teachers 1 C&I 231. Math for Elementary Teachers 2 C&I 650. Social Studies in the Elementary School
Math 126. College Algebra Content Course RDNG 621. Reading & Writing in the Elementary School
Content Course Content Course Content Course
 SPRING SUMMER FALL STUDENT TEACHING
C&I 414. Creative Expression
(25 HR Field Placement)
SPED 601. Academic Interventions

C&I 588. Advanced Field Experience

RDNG 640. Instructing Students with Reading Difficulties C&I 689. Cultural Diversity

C&I 584. Advanced Clinical Experience
MUSC 182. in the Elementary School or Art 103. Materials and Procedures Content Course C&I 680. Technology Integration
Content Course Content Course