Education, Minor

Specific Requirements for the Early Childhood Education Teaching Endorsement/Minor

CSU-Pueblo requires the student interested in Early Childhood Education to complete a major in Early Childhood Education and all of the courses listed below.

Course Title Credits
ED 202Foundations of Education3
ED 280Educational Media and Technology3
ED 301Frameworks of Teaching (Admission to Education is completed in this course)4
ECE 460Managing ECE Classrooms 12
ECE 461Teaching ECE Social Studies 12
ECE 462Teaching ECE Reading 13
ECE 463Teaching ECE Math 12
ECE 464Teaching ECE Science 12
ECE 485Capstone in ECE1
ECE 486Student Teaching in ECE12
Total Credits34

Specific Requirements for the Elementary Teaching Endorsement/Minor

CSU-Pueblo requires the student interested in Elementary Education to complete a Liberal Studies major in addition to the courses in Education listed below.

Course Title Credits
ED 202Foundations of Education3
ED 280Educational Media and Technology3
ED 301Frameworks of Teaching (Admission to Education is completed in this course)4
ED 380Integrated Methods in Elementary 13
RDG 410Teaching Reading 13
RDG 411Teaching Elementary Language Arts 12
ED 412Teaching Diverse Learners 13
ED 413Teaching Elementary Social Studies 12
ED 414Teaching Elementry Science and Health 12
ED 417Teaching Mathematics in Elementary School 12
ED 485Capstone Seminar in Education1
ED 487Student Teaching Elementary12
Total Credits40

Specific Requirements for the Secondary and K-12 Teaching Endorsements/Minor

The student must complete an appropriate major and the following Education courses:

Course Title Credits
Select one of the following:3
Human Development
3
Childhood and Adolescence 1
3
Educational Psychology
3
ED 202Foundations of Education3
ED 280Educational Media and Technology 23
ED 301Frameworks of Teaching (Admission to Education is completed in this course)4
RDG 435Content Area Literacy 3, 54
Special Methods in Endorsement Areas (Prerequisites - Admission to Education) 54
ED 412Teaching Diverse Learners 4, 53
ED 485Capstone Seminar in Education1
ED 488Student Teaching Secondary12
or ED 489 Student Teaching K-12
Total Credits 337-40