Secondary Education

Social Studies Group Major

Social Studies Group Major (Secondary)

All Secondary Teaching students who wish to declare a Social Studies Group Major must also declare a major in History. Students MUST see the Education Department chair for advising on the Social Studies Group Major.

Forty-eight credits which must include:

  • ECN 201 (4 cr) and 202 (4 cr)
  • GGR 101 (2 cr), 102 (2 cr), and 201 (4 cr)
  • POL 101 (4 cr) and 121 (4 cr)
  • HST 100 (4 cr), 101 (4 cr), 104 (4 cr), 105 (4 cr), and 206 (4 cr) (students may double count up to two of the above HST courses for the HST teaching major and the SST group teaching major)
  • EDC 445s (4 cr)

For certification, students must take and pass the MTTC Social Studies test.

No course graded below 2.0 (C) may count toward a Social Studies Group Major; a 2.75 GPA is required.