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Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

Secondary Education STEM (6-12), BS


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This major is intended to prepare middle and high school STEM teachers (with state teacher licensing in Science or Mathematics). The requirements provide breadth in the liberal arts and study in the professional discipline of education, with emphasis on the instructional needs of the adolescent and young adult. Specialization areas are: Mathematics, Science, and STEM (integrated Science, Math, Engineering, Technology). Student teaching is done in one of grades 6 through 12 during the spring semester of the senior year.

General Education Requirements (37 hours)


Graduation Requirements (4 hours)

General Education Requirements  

Technical Requirements (3 Hours)


Choose One Focus Area: Mathematics or Science


Mathematics for Teaching Grades 6-8 (20 hours)


Mathematics for Teaching Grades 9-12 (36-37 hours)


Complete all course requirements for the Mathematics for Teaching Grades 6-8 (20 hours)

Science for Teaching Grades 6-8 (33-34 hours)


Science for Teaching Grades 9-12 (38-39 hours)


Complete all course requirements for the Science for Teaching Grades 6-8 (33-34 hours)

Total Credit Hours (Minimum 128)


* On occasion, technical and/or program requirements may also meet specific core curriculum requirements. Please confer with your program advisor to determine which courses, if any, may be counted accordingly. All Bachelors programs at Lenoir-Rhyne require at least 128 credit hours. If, in combination, core, technical, and program requirements do not generate at least 128 hours, additional credits must be completed to achieve 128 hours. These classes may be general electives, or a student may complete a minor or additional major.

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