Dec 14, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog | 2018-2019 
Undergraduate Catalog | 2018-2019

Applied Understandings in Global Education, Minor

The Minor in Applied Understandings in Global Education is designed for candidates seeking a Major in Elementary, Middle Grades, Secondary, or Special Education who wish to prepare K-12 students to be effective and responsible citizens in a global society.  The minor is focused upon providing candidates with opportunities to gain knowledge of the world, engage in problem solving and critical thinking around significant global issues, and develop skills in viewing events and issues from diverse global perspectives. 

Admission Requirements

Advising and admission to the minor are administered through the Office of Teacher Education Advising and Licensure (TEAL).  Candidates interested in pursuing the Minor in Applied Understandings in Global Education must have a minimum overall GPA of 2.75 and be approved for admission to the minor by demonstrating the potential for academic achievement commensurate with College of Education program admission requirements.  After admission into the minor, advising is offered through the Department of Reading and Elementary Education. 

Minor Requirements

The Minor in Applied Understandings in Global Education requires the completion of 18 credit hours of specialized coursework.  The minor is designated to be coordinated with coursework in the student’s major.

Total = 18 Credit Hours

Grade Requirements

Students must earn an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher in courses applied to the minor.