Core Requirements 148-51
Major Requirements79-85
Minor: Optional
Total Hours127-136

Core Curriculum - 48-51 Credits

Concordia Common Core - 18-21 Credits

Theology - Public Education
REL 100The Bible3
REL 110Christian Faith3
Theology - Lutheran (LTD) & Christian (CTC)
REL 201Old Testament3
REL 203New Testament3
REL 204Biblical Theology3
CCE 130Christian Citizen3
CCE 140Science & Humanity3
CCE 110Western Culture & Worldview3
CCE 120Western Thought & Worldview3
Liberal Arts Dimensions - 30 Credits
ENG 104Intro to Writing3
COMM 460Cross-Cultural Communication (or a Non-Western Language course)3
Faith and Life Elective: Any course with REL prefix other than REL 100, 110, 201, 203, 204
ED 102Foundations of Education3
HHP 100Stewardship of the Body1
HHP Activity Course 1
Human Creativity and Expression: Art, Music, Theater, Literature or Graphic Design activity course3
MATH 119Number Sense: Teaching Pre K-9 33
MATH 120Data & Space:Teaching Pre K-93
SCI 110Intro Life & Phys Sci (or Life Science and Physical Science with at least one lab)4
ED 103Human Relations for Teachers (register with ED 212)3
Note: Two CUW - approved writing intensive courses are required for graduation. 3-6


Cross Categorical Special Education Curriculum
Theoretical Component
ED 230Nature of Exceptional Child (register with ED 213)3
ED 209Ed Psych-Adolescent (register with ED 211)3
ED 411Profession & Ethics Teaching 2 3
Experiential and Seminar Component (pass/fail)
ED 100Pre-Uds0
ED 200Pre UDS0
ED 300UDS Seminar0
ED 211General Clinical I Experience (register with ED 209)0
ED 212Multicultural Clinical II Expr (register with ED 103)0
ED 213Special Educ Clinical III Expr (register with ED 230)0
ED 245Service Experience Clinicals0
ED 340Upper Division Status Clinical 20
Practical Component: Regular Education
ED 204Develop Reading Grades 1-9 33
ED 350Teaching Middle School 2 3
or ED 312 Math in the Middle School
or ED 252 Teach Adolescent Literature
ED 401Strategies for Literacy Inst 2 3
ED 432Teaching Writing3
"THE BLOCK" - Take these courses during the same semester.
Analysis of Classroom Practice 2, 3
Curr/Meth-Lang Art 2, 3
Curr/Meth-Math Elem 2, 3
Meth-Science & Envir 2, 3
Curr/Meth Soc Studies Elem 2 , 3
Practical Component: Special Education
ED 327Coll w Fam & Pro Div Soc3
ED 328Teach Stu w Sig Disabilities 2, 33
ED 438Transition/coll Adolesc/disabi 23
ED 439Curr Meth & Pract - EBD/ID/SLD 2, 34
ED 452Strat Teach Exceptional Youth 23
ED 455Legal Issues in SPED 2, 33
ED 457Curr Adpt Learners with Excep 2, 3 3
ED 479Assess & Inst Spec Needs Child 2, 3 3
ED 484Ed/Beh Manag in Spec Ed3
ED 487Implement Strateg in Spec Educ 2 2
Student Teaching Component (Take these courses in the same semester
ED 444Student Teaching CCSE - MCEA 2 6
ED 447Student Teaching CCSE - EAA 26
ED 449Portfolio Completion - Spec Ed 21
Lutheran (LCMS Members) Education Requirements
ED 306Teaching the Faith3
REL 404Lutheran Confessions3
Christian Teacher Certification Requirements
ED 306Teaching the Faith3
Select one of the following:3
Lutheran Confessions
Law/Gosp Life in Church
A Survey of Christian Thought
Christian Apologetic I
Christ and Culture