|Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________||Catalog: 2018-19 NSU Undergraduate Catalog Program: English Education B.A.Ed. Minimum Credits Required:__________________|
English Education B.A.Ed.
OSRHE Program Code: 029
Major Code: 4251
The program prepares highly competent teachers dedicated to the field of English education and qualified to teach English to students in grades 6-12.
NSU’s educator preparation programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), www.caepnet.org, (1140 19th Street NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. 20036-1023, 202-223-0077), and the Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability (840 Research Parkway, Suite 455, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, 405-522-5399), www.ok.gov/oeqa
In addition to completing all program requirements, teacher candidates must pass the following certification tests to earn Oklahoma certification: Oklahoma General Education Test (OGET); the appropriate Oklahoma Subject Area Test (OSAT); and the Oklahoma Professional Teaching Examination (OPTE). There are fees associated with certification testing which is administered by an outside agency under contract with the Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability. NSU’s Education Certification office can assist with information regarding university recommendation for certification.
General Education Requirements
A minimum of 46 hours of academic work in general education is required during the freshman and sophomore years. For students transferring with the Associate of Arts degree or Associate of Science degree from a public institution in Oklahoma, all general education requirements will be satisfied with respect to degree requirements. However, some majors may require other specific general education courses as program prerequisites or program requirements. Students should consult advisors and the program’s plan of study for further information. Students are required to complete general education requirements by the time they have completed 90 semester hours of college work. See General Education Requirements for more information.
Major Requirements - 38 hours
|Course Name||Term Taken||Grade||Gen Ed|
|ENGL 3043 - Young Adult Literature#|
|ENGL 3253 - Traditional Grammar and Usage #|
|ENGL 3413 - World Literature #|
|ENGL 3501 - Critical Issues in English Education|
|ENGL 3543 - English Literature I #|
|ENGL 3653 - English Literature II #|
|ENGL 3773 - American Literature I #|
|ENGL 3883 - American Literature II #|
|ENGL 4083 - Linguistics #|
|ENGL 4123 - Advanced Composition for Teachers #|
|ENGL 4133 - Teaching English in Secondary Schools|
|ENGL 4363 - Advanced English Composition #|
|ENGL 4501 - English Education Capstone|
|ENGL 4663 - History of the English Language #|
Electives - 6 hours
Major Total - 44 hours
English majors must earn a grade of “C” or higher in any course counting toward the English Education major.
Professional Education Requirements (Secondary) - 29 hours
|Course Name||Term Taken||Grade||Gen Ed|
CLINICAL INTERNSHIP / PRE-I INTERNSHIP SEMESTER
|EDUC 3313 - Clinical Teaching/Pre-Internship I - Can be taken prior to admission to teacher education. Apply for admission to teacher education during this semester.|
|EDUC 3113 - Educational Psychology - Can be taken prior to admission to teacher education.|
PRIOR TO PRE-II INTERNSHIP
|SPED 4433 - Introduction to Education of Children with Exceptionalities - Can be taken prior to admission to teacher education.|
|EDUC 4823 - Emerging Technologies|
PRE-II INTERNSHIP SEMESTER
Students should take these courses the semester immediately before the full internship (student teaching).
|EDUC 4032 - Pre-Internship II - Must be admitted to teacher education. Apply for admission to Pre-II the semester before enrollment. This course should be taken the semester immediately before the full internship semester.|
|EDUC 4353 - Secondary Teaching Methods and Practices - Must be admitted to teacher education. This course should be taken the semester immediately before the full internship semester.|
FULL INTERNSHIP SEMESTER
|EDUC 4064 - Secondary Intern Teaching (Full Internship Program)|
|EDUC 4074 - Secondary Intern Teaching|
|EDUC 4172 - Assessment and Evaluation|
|EDUC 4252 - Seminar|
Teacher Education Admission and Certification Policies
In addition to courses in the discipline, all students completing a BA or BS degree in Education degree must meet the following requirements for certification.
Additional Degree Information - College of Liberal Arts
In addition to general education and program requirements stated above, additional hours may be needed to satisfy all minimum degree requirements listed below.
For more information, see Bachelor’s Degree Requirements.