Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
    Jun 25, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, Secondary Education Certification, B.A.

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Certification to teach in the state of Georgia has requirements beyond academic curriculum. See the Office of Teacher Certification for more details.

Students must earn a grade of C or above for all professional sequence courses in education and for all courses listed under content field in history.


Core Areas A, B, C, D, E: 42 Hours


Core Area F: 18 Hours

  • Foreign language 2001 and 2002 0-6
  • History, remainder of World or US Surveys 3-6
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Approved Electives from ANTH, ECON, GEOG, POLS, PSYC, SOCI (no more than 6 hrs. from any one area) 3-12

Requirements for the Major: 30 Hours

  • 3 Credit Hours
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • At least one upper-level U.S. History 3
  • At least one upper-level European history 3
  • At least one upper-level Latin American, Asian, or African history 3
  • Five additional upper-level electives in history, chosen from at least two different areas (U.S., Europe, world history); at least one focused on the pre-1800 period; at least one focused on cultural diversity 15


All education and major courses should be completed prior to enrollment in SEED 4286  and SEED 4289 .

Total: 124 Hours

1 Minimum 2.7 GPA and advisor code, Prerequisite to Teacher Ed admission

2 Field experiences required

* Requires admission to Teacher Education for enrollment. Grade of C or better.

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