Secondary Social Studies Education

Secondary Social Studies Education (9-12)

The Bachelor of Arts: Secondary Social Studies Education program is designed in accordance with guidelines established by the South Carolina State Department of Education. The program consists of a general education strand; a professional education strand; cognate courses in Political Science, Geography, and the Social Sciences; as well as methods courses in social studies. A teacher candidate learns strategies for teaching and assessing students in the secondary classroom in the major courses. This program is nationally recognized by the National Council for the Social Studies.