Students may seek teacher certification at the secondary level with the Social Studies Education major. Because this is a comprehensive group major, no minor is required.

Requirements for the BS in Social Studies Education
General Education Core (some major/minor courses may satisfy gen ed req) 37
Social Studies Education Comprehensive Group Major 51
BUS 2403 Macroeconomics 3
BUS 2413 Microeconomics 3
GEO 1013 Introduction to Geography 3
GEO 3113 World Regional Geography 3
HIS 1313 Western Civilization to 1500 3
HIS 1323 Western Civilization 1500 to Present 3
HIS 2113 Michigan History 3
HIS 2513 United States History to 1877 3
HIS 2523 United States History 1877 to Present 3
HIS 3423 Globalization and the Developing World 3
HIS 3503 Women in American History 3
HIS 3000+ Upper Division Elective 3
HIS 3000+ Upper Division Elective 3
HIS 3000+ Upper Division Elective 3
POS 2013 National Government 3
POS 2023 Introduction to the American Legal System 3
POS 3013 The U.S. in the Modern World 3
Professional Studies 42
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION MAJOR 130

History Education Minor requires HIS 1313, 1323, 2113, 2513, 2523, 3423, three additional hours from HIS 3000+, and GEO 1013.