BSE English
Arkansas State University-Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science in Education
Major:  English
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 x   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 x
MATH 1023 College Algebra 3 x   HIST 2263  US to 1876  3 x
ENG 2003 Intro to Literature I 3 x   PSY 2013 Intro to Psychology 3 x
ANTH 2233 or GEOG 2613 Intro to Cultural Anthropology  or Intro to Geography 3 x   ART or MUS or THEA 2503  Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre 3 x
ENG 1913 Making Connections - Humanities (FYE) 3     POSC 2103 US Government 3 x
HIST 1013 World Civilization to 1660 3 x   PE 1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 x
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   17  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 2013 Intro to Literature II 3 x   BIOL 1003 Biological Science 3 x
CHEM 1013 or PHSC 1203 or GEOL 1003 or PHYS 1003 or PHYS 2034 or PHYS 2054 Gen Chemistry I or Physical Science or Environmental Geology or Intro to Space Science or University Physics I or General Physics I 3 x   BIOL 1013 Biological Science Lab 1 x
CHEM 1011 or PHSC 1201 or GEOL 1001 or PHYS 1101 Gen Chem I Lab or Physical Science Lab or Environmental Geology Lab or Space Science Lab (Physics courses include lab) 1 x   ENG 2113 Intro to Fiction 3  
ART or MUS or THEA 2503  Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre 3 x   SCED 2514 Intro to Secondary Teaching 4  
ENG 2103 Intro to Poetry  3     ENG ELECTIVE American Literature - See list 3  
HLTH 2513  Principles of Health 3     ENG ELECTIVE English elective 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   17  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 3233 Shakespeare 3     ENG 3003 Advance Comp 3  
SCED 3643 Exceptional Student 3     ENG 4043 Theory Teach 3  
ENG 3583 Adolescent Lit 3     ENG 4063 Comp Grammar 3  
ENG 4053 or ENG 4083 English Language or Linguistics 3     SCED 3515 Instructional Design 5  
ENG ELECTIVE Elective - see list 3     ENG ELECTIVE Elective - see list 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   17  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
PSY 3703 Ed Psychology 3     TIEN 4826 Internship 12  
EDEN 4553 Methods 3            
SCEN 4213 Ed measurement 3            
ENG ELECTIVE British Literature Elective 3            
ENG ELECTIVE American Literature Elective 3            
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   12  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 124  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

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