May 24, 2024  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Childhood Education 1-6 Major – B.S. Degree

Childhood Education 1-6 Major (60-73 cr)

Select one course from the following:

B. Elective Requirements (None)

C. Cognate Requirements (14-27 cr)

D. Non-Credit Requirements (0 cr)

E. Concentration Requirements (30-36 cr)

  • A candidate must select an academic concentration from one of the following disciplines or areas: the Arts, English, modern languages (French, German, or Spanish), mathematics, science, social studies, or Women’s Studies. For specific information regarding a particular academic concentration consult the concentration listing under Majors/Minors  .

F. Candidate Qualifications

1. Candidates who seek to transfer within the college to a Childhood Education major must meet with the advisement coordinator. Such a candidate must have a minimum cumulative Oswego GPA of 2.50 to declare the major.

2. Candidates must maintain a minimum cumulative 2.50 GPA throughout the Childhood Education sequence including each field experience and student teaching. Candidates whose cumulative GPA falls below 2.50 will be deregistered from the education courses.

3. Each candidate is provided two placements for student teaching through the Field Placement Office. Due to the large number of placements that must be coordinated, candidates cannot request placements. Assigned placements must be accepted by candidates or candidates will risk waiting for a reassignment in a future semester.

4. A grade of C- or better is required for all courses within the major core, cognate, and concentration area courses of the degree.