Requirements for Business Education

Pre-Business Core - 18 semester hours

  • ACCT 210 - Principles of Accounting I
  • ACCT 211 - Principles of Accounting II
  • ECON 201 - Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 202 - Principles of Macroeconomics
  • MATH 281 - Introduction to Statistics
  • MIS 205 - Advanced Computer Applications

Required Core - 27 semester hours

  • BADM 310 - Business Finance
  • BADM 344 - Managerial Communications
  • BADM 350 - Legal Environment of Business
  • BADM 360 - Organization and Management
  • BADM 370 - Marketing
  • BADM 407 - International Business
  • BADM 482 - Business Policy and Strategy
  • MIS 325 - Management Information Systems
  • BED 480 - 7-12 Business Education Methods

Pre-Professional Teaching Core - 18 semester hours

  • EDFN 338 - Foundations of American Education
  • EDFN 295 - Practicum: Pre-Admission Teaching
  • EPSY 302 - Educational Psychology
  • EPSY 428 - Child & Adolescent Development 
  • INED 411 - South Dakota Indian Studies
  • PSYC 101 - General Psychology
  • SPED 405 - Educating Secondary Students with Disabilities

Professional Secondary Ed Teaching Core - 24 semester hours

  • EDFN 365 - Computer-Based Technology & Learning
  • MLED 480 - Middle Level Methods
  • SEED 408 - Plan, Manage & Assess the 7-12 Diverse Classroom
  • SEED 450 - 7-12 Reading and Content Literacy
  • SEED 495 - Practicum:Pre-Student Teaching
  • EDFN 475 Human Relations
  • SEED 488 7-12 Student Teaching

Gen Ed Requirements - 34 semester hours

  • MATH - Gen Ed - Mathematics - 3 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Social Science - 0 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Art & Humanities - 12 semester hours
  • Gen Ed - Natural Science & Lab - 8 semester hours
  • ENGL 101 - Composition I
  • ENGL 201 - Composition II
  • SPCM 101 - Fundamentals of Speech
    or
  • SPCM 215 - Public Speaking
    or
  • SPCM 222 - Argumentation and Debate
  • WEL 100 - Wellness for Life
  • WEL 100L - Wellness Lab

Note

A minor is NOT required with this major but electives are required to total 120 hours. Students are encouraged to pursue a minor, but to be certified to teach, a content praxis exam must be passed in both the major & minor areas of study.