Jun 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog - SCCC & Day Students

Education Minor


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Objectives:

The minor in education is designed to help undergraduate students gain knowledge of educational history, theories, laws, and policies; become familiar with aspects of student development that may impact learning; think critically about social justice issues in education; and learn differentiated instructional techniques and classroom management strategies for working with diverse learners. The minor may be appropriate for undergraduate students who are interested in volunteering in public schools, teaching in private or nontraditional programs, and/or working in other educational settings (e.g., children’s museums, youth service programs, training and professional development).

Competencies, Knowledge, or Skills to Be Achieved:

While students who pursue the minor will not be eligible for teacher licensure or certification, they will receive a strong foundational background in the field of education and will have the opportunity to complete field experiences in local schools. Coursework may also assist students in meeting prerequisites for graduate study in education.

Structure of the Minor:


Required Courses (6 Credit Hours)


Required Course in Student Development (3 Credit Hours)


One of the following courses:

Required Course in Social Justice (3 Credit Hours)


One of the following courses:

Total Credit Hours Required:


15, at least 9 of which must be completed at The Citadel.

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