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Model Schedules

Model Schedules: Master's and Teacher Certification in Elementary Education Content Courses Required for Elementary Certification*

  • ENGL 101 Composition and Rhetoric
  • ENGL 102 Composition and Rhetoric
  • Approved Elective in English Literature
  • HIST World History Course (100- 200 levels)
  • HIST United State History Course (100-200 levels)
  • Social Science Electives
  • Physical Science (Approved courses must be from two different areas of Chemistry, Astronomy, Geology, and/or Physics.)
  • Physical Science Elective w/ LAB
  • Physical Science Elective
  • Biology 101/103 General Biology & LAB or BIO 105/106 Environmental Bio & LAB
  • Math 124 Algebra and Applications
*The MAC has received a waiver from the WVDE to waive content courses based on passing scores on the PRAXIS II Content Exam

Fall Admit

This schedule applies only to students starting in the fall of 2018.

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 602 Principles of Teaching & Learning
EDP 600 Educational Psychology*
C&I 230 Math for Elementary Teachers 1
  Content Course
  50 HR Field Placement

Spring

Course Number Course Title
EDUC 460 Foundations of Language and Literacy
C&I 231 Math for Elementary Teachers 2
C&I 414 Creative Expression*
C&I 689 Cultural Diversity*
  50 HR Field Placement

Summer**

Course Number Course Title
SPED 500 Legal/Educational Foundations*
SPED 601 Academic Interventions*
LE 640 Instructing Students with Reading Difficulties
  Content Course
  Content Course

Fall***

Course Number Course Title
C&I 640 Science in the Elementary School
C&I 631 Mathematics in the Elementary School
C&I 650 Social Studies in the Elementary School
EDUC 461 Promoting Literacy Connections
  50 HR Field Placement

Spring Student Teaching

Course Number Course Title
C&I 588 Advanced Field Experience
C&I 584 Advanced Clinical Experience
C&I 680 Technology Integration Seminar

* Indicates online courses.
** Take Praxis Content Exam Elementary Education Multiple Subject 5001 (Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Reading) and Teaching Reading Elementary Education (5203) and apply for student teaching.
*** Apply for graduation.

Model Schedule: Secondary English

Content Courses Required for Certification*

  • ENGL 101 Composition and Rhetoric
  • ENGL 102 Composition and Rhetoric
  • ENGL 200 Foundations of Literary Study
  • ENGL 221The English Language
  • ENGL 226 or Non-Western World Literature (or advisor approval)
  • ENGL 241 American Literature 1
  • ENGL 242 American Literature 2
  • ENGL 261 British Literature 1
  • ENGL 262 British Literature 2
  • ENGL 309 Approaches to Teaching Composition
  • ENGL 405 Fiction for Adolescents
  • English Elective 200 or higher (focused on literature by specific ethnic, minority or underrepresented group: advisor approval required)
  • English elective: 200 level or higher
  • English elective: 200 level or higher
The MAC has received a waiver from the WVDE to waive content courses based on passing scores on the PRAXIS II Content Exam

Model Schedule

Summer

Course Number Course Title
C&I 680 Cultural Diversity in the Classroom
  Content Course
  Content Course
  Content Course

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 602 Curriculum and Teaching Principles
C&I 688 Classroom Organization and Management
C&I 424 Approaches to Teaching Language
  Content Course

Spring

Course Number Course Title
EDP 600 Educational Psychology
C&I 425 Approaches to Teaching Reading in ELA
C&I 624 Advanced Methods in English Education
  Content Course

Summer

Course Number Course Title
SCFD 640 History of American Education
SPED 500 Legal/Educational Foundations: Special Education
SPED 601 Academic Interventions
  Content Course

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 588 Advanced Field Experience
C&I 585 Advanced Clinical Experience
C&I 680 Technology Integration

Model Schedule: Secondary Mathematics

Content Courses Required for Certification*

  • Math 155 Calculus
  • Math 156 Calculus 2
  • Math 251 Multivariate Calculus
  • Math 261 Elementary Differential Equations
  • Math 343 Intro to Linear Algebra
  • STAT 215 Intro to Probability and Statistics
  • Math 218 History of Mathematics
  • Math 238 Modern Geometry for Teachers
  • Math 376 Functions and Modeling in Mathematics
  • Math 283 Intro to the Concepts of Mathematics
  • Math* Advanced Mathematics Elective
The MAC has received a waiver from the WVDE to waive content courses based on passing scores on the PRAXIS II Content Exam

Model Schedule

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 602 Principles of Teaching & Learning (50 HR Field Placement)
EDP 600 Educational Psychology
*C&I 689 Cultural Diversity in the Classroom
  Math Content Course (as needed)
  Math Content Course (as needed)

Spring

Course Number Course Title
C&I 632 Research in Curriculum & Technology in Mathematics
LE 622 Reading in the Content Area
*SCFD 620/640 Philosophy or History of Education
*SPED 500 Legal/Educational Foundations of Special Education
  Math Content Course (as needed)

Summer

Courses denoted with asterisk may be taken during summer or switched to a different term in consultation with your advisor.

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 634 Teaching in Secondary Mathematics Schools (50 HR Field Placement)
C&I 688 Classroom Organization and Management
SPED 601 Academic Interventions: Special Needs
  Math Content Course (as needed)
  Math Content Course (as needed)

Spring

Course Number Course Title
C&I 588 Advanced Field Experience
C&I 584 Advanced Clinical Experience
C&I 680 Technology Integration

Model Schedule: Secondary Social Studies

Content Courses Required for Certification*

  • ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • GEOG 102 World Regions
  • GEOG 106 and 107 Physical Geography Laboratory and Physical Geography
    OR
    GEOG 149 Digital Earth Lab and GEOG 150 Digital Earth
  • HIST 152 Growth-American Nation to 1865
  • HIST 153 Making Modern America: 1865-Present
  • HIST 179 World History to 1500
  • HIST 180 World History since 1500
  • HIST 250 West Virginia History
  • HIST 464 American Foreign Relations, 1941-Present
  • HIST 300+ Elective (Non-Western)
    OR
    POLS 300+ Elective
  • HIST 484 Historical Research-Capstone
  • POLS 220 State and Local Government
  • SOCA 105 Introduction to Anthropology
*The MAC has received a waiver from the WVDE to waive content courses based on passing scores on the PRAXIS II Content Exam

Model Schedule

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 602 Principles of Teaching & Learning (50 HR Field Placement)
EDP 600 Educational Psychology
SPED 500 Legal and Educational Foundation
  Content Course

Spring

Course Number Course Title
SPED 601 Research in Curriculum & Technology in Mathematics
SCFD 620/640 Philosophy or History of Education
C&I 654 Social Studies in Secondary School
  Content Course

Summer

Courses denoted with asterisk may be taken during summer or switched to a different term in consultation with your advisor.

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 689 Cultural Diversity in the Classroom
READ 622 Reading in the Content Area
C&I 688 Classroom Organization and Management
  Content Course

Fall

Course Number Course Title
C&I 757 Social Studies Curriculum Development
  Content Course
  Content Course

Spring

Course Number Course Title
C&I 588 Advanced Field Experience
C&I 584 Advanced Clinical Experience
C&I 680 Technology Integration