The following components are required in all degrees:
General education, major, professional education and validation of completion of:
overall semester hours - 120
institutional semester hours - 45
overall advanced overall - 36
institutional advanced hours - 24
This degree prepares students for a career teaching history in grades 7-12. Students are prepared for the TExES History Exam, the state exam for teacher certification in history grades 7-12.
History certification candidates may also add ESL, special education or bilingual certification to their degree plan.