Program Requirements

Requirements for a Minor in Educational Studies (21 hours: 12 EDN + 9 interdisciplinary)

Required Courses (12 hours: 4 courses; 6 + 6)

EDN 200 - Teacher, School and Society
EDN 425 - Educational Policy and Advocacy

Additional Required Courses

Choose 2 from the following list:

  • EDN 203 - Psychological Foundations of Teaching
  • EDN 304 - Creativity, Imagination, and Innovation in Education
  • EDN 370 - Gender and Education
  • EDN 400 - Immigration, Demographics, and Justice in Education

Electives (9 hours)

Choose 3 courses from the following list (20 courses across 8 disciplines):

ANT: 3 Courses
  • ANT 206 - Cultural Anthropology
  • ANT 327 - Globalization & Culture Change
  • ANT 330 - The Immigrant Experience
Com: 1 Course
  • COM 344 - Intercultural Communication (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
GGY: 2 Courses
  • GGY 340 - Population, Resources, and the Environment (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
  • GGY 382 - Regional Geography of the United States (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
HST: 1 Course
  • HST 270 - Global Issues in Historical Perspective
INT: 2 Courses
  • INT 200 - Global Capitalism and its Discontents
  • INT 300 - Interdisciplinarity and International Studies (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
PBH: 2 Courses
  • PBH 290 - Foundations of Public Health (PBH majors only)
  • PBH 320 - Foundations of Global Health (PBH majors only)
PLS: 4 Courses
  • PLS 202 - Contemporary American Political Issues
  • PLS 222 - Contemporary International Political Issues
  • PLS 313 - Early Political Thought (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
  • PLS 316 - Women in Politics (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
SOC: 5 Courses
  • SOC 240 - Individuals and Societies in a Global World
  • SOC 347 - Sociology of Education (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
  • SOC 350 - Gender and Society (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
  • SOC 380 - Social Classes (Click course for prerequisite requirements)
  • SOC 485 - The Community (Click course for prerequisite requirements)

Total: 21 hours