Degree or Program Details

Elementary Education English Major

As of 2013, the Michigan Department of Education will no longer certify students in elementary education with a Elementary Education English Major. Students not able to complete all degree requirements prior to this date should not pursue this major. 

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Total Credits Required for Degree 130

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Core 30
English Electives 11

Professional Education 25

Required Cognates 25

Planned Program 22

Other Required Course 4
Social Studies Component 
All students in the elementary education curriculum must complete a 16 credit hour social studies requirement. Any AN, EC, HS, PS or SO prefixed course fulfills this requirement, as well as ENV 101, FR 310, GC 100, GC 164, GC 300, GR 310, NAS 204, PL 270 and SN 314. These credits can be double counted with other program requirements. 

This major does not require a minor.