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Professional Studies in Education

Minors Can Broaden Your Academic Experience

For details about the curriculum, the complete course listing, specific program requirements and expected learning outcomes please refer to the Professional Studies in Education minor program in our College Catalog.

A student who is a Professional Studies in Education Department Minor is required to take a minimum of 6 courses (18-21 credits), four required and two elective courses, designated by the Professional Studies in Education Department.

Total credit requirements: 18 credits.

Required courses (6 credits):

  • ED 105 – Child Development
  • ED 211 – The Child, Environment, and Behavior
  • ED 209 – Children’s Literature
  • ED 306 – The Inclusive Classroom: Spanning the Learning Spectrum

Elective Courses:

Any two Education courses in the catalog not already required.

Education Department Recommendations for Elective Courses:

  • ED 120 – American Schools and Society
  • ED 206 – Curriculum for Young Learners


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