Associate in Science Pre-Education Plan of Study

Associate in Science (60 credit hours)
Courses taken in these four discipline areas must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher for the course to satisfy degree requirements.
Communication Arts (12 credit hours)
ENGL 1113 Freshman Composition I (required)
ENGL 1213 Freshman Composition II (required)
SPCH 1113 Introduction to Speech Communications (required)
Three credit hours from the following:
ENGL 2413 Introduction to Literature
ENGL 2543 Survey of English Literature I
ENGL 2653 Survey of English Literature II
ENGL 2773 Survey of American Literature I
ENGL 2883 Survey of American Literature II
SPCH 2313 Small Group Communications
Computer Literacy (3 credit hours)
CS 1013 Computer Literacy & Applications
Health and Physical Education (3 credit hours)
HHP 1113 Personal Health
NSCI 1113 Introduction to Nutrition
Mathematics (6 credit hours)
MATH 1473 Math Structures I
MATH 1513 College Algebra
MATH 1613 Trigonometry
MATH 2423 Math Concepts for Educators
MATH 2713 Elementary Calculus
STAT 2013 Statistics
Humanities (6 credit hours)
ENGL 2413 Introduction to Literature
ENGL 2543 Survey of English Literature I
ENGL 2653 Survey of English Literature II
ENGL 2773 Survey of American Literature I
ENGL 2883 Survey of American Literature II
HIST 1613 Western Civilization to 1500
HIST 1623 Western Civilization after 1500
HUM 1013 Humanities I
HUM 1033 Humanities II
HUM 1113 Music Appreciation
HUM 2243 Native Peoples of North America
HUM 2453 Introduction to Film
PHIL 1213 Ethics
Orientation (1 credit hours)
ORIE 1011 College Strategies
Science (12 credit hours)
one course must be a lab science course, must select at least one course from each area
Life Sciences (choose one)
BIOL 1014 General Biology (Non-Majors)
BIOL 1114 General Biology
BIOL 2104 Human Anatomy
BIOL 2114 Human Physiology
BIOL 2124 General Microbiology
Physical Sciences (choose one)
CHEM 1314 General Chemistry I
CHEM 1515 General Chemistry II
GEOL 1014 Earth Science
PHYS 1114 General Physics I
PHYS 1204 General Physical Science
PHYS 1214 General Physics II
Social Sciences (12 credit hours)
One history and one government course is required plus two other courses:
GEOG 2243 Fundamentals of Geography
HIST 1483 U.S. History to 1865
HIST 1493 U.S. History Since 1865
POLS 1113 U.S. Government (required)
PSYC 1113 Introductory Psychology
Additional Courses (5 credit hours minimum)
Students need to select courses which will satisfy the transfer requirements for the baccalaureate degree at the institution to which they will transfer. Students should choose courses that were NOT used to satisfy the general education requirements.
Electives (5 credit hours)
HIST 2323 Oklahoma History
(Note: This course satisfies the Oklahoma State Department of Education requirement for teacher certification.)
PHIL 1013 Ethics of Leadership
PSYC 2313 Psychology of Personal Adjustment
PSYC 2583 Developmental Sociology
SOC 1113 Introductory Sociology
SPAN 1115 Elementary Spanish I
SPAN 1225 Elementary Spanish II

Those students majoring in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, or Special Education who seek certification in Oklahoma must take 12 credit hours in each of the four areas: English, math, science, and social studies. Students majoring in Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, or Special Education must also demonstrate listening and speaking skills in a foreign language at the novice-high level. Successful completion of SPAN 1115 or SPAN 1225 would satisfy this requirement.