First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • English 101 (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MATH 121 (Mathematics for Teachers I) 4 credits
  • LIT Elective 3 credits
  • Education 101 (Introduction to Education) 3 credits
  • Fine Arts Course 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • English 102 (English Composition II) 3 credits
  • Political Science 201 (The National Government) 3 credits
  • MATH 122 (Mathematics for Teachers II) 4 credits
  • History 111 or 112 (History of American People to 1865 or History of American People from 1865) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Speech 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits
  • Biology 119 (Environmental Biology) 4 credits
  • MATH 140 (College Algebra) 3 credits
  • CHLD DV 101 (Human Growth & Development) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • GEOG 201 (Physical Geography) 3 credits
  • Education 103 (Students with Disabilities in School) 3 credits
  • History 141 or 142 (Western Civilization to 1500 or Western Civilization from 1500) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • ELED 300 (Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment) 3 credits
  • ELED 301 (Foundations & Community) 3 credits
  • ELED 303 (Field Experience I) 1 credit
  • ECON 234 (Elementary Statistics) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • EDUC 201 (Language & Culture) 3 credits
  • READ 320 (Methods of Teaching Reading K-8 Education) 3 credits
  • EDUC 321 (Integrating Health, Arts, Physical Education in Curriculum) 3 credits
  • ELED 328 (Field Experience II) 1 credit
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • READ 333 (Strategies & Materials for Teaching Literacy and Social Studies K-8 Education) 3 credits
  • ELED 341 (Methods of Teaching Math & Science K-8 Education) 3 credits
  • ELED 348 (Field Experience III) 1 credit
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • ELED 370 (Student Teaching) 12 credits
  • EDUC 003 (edTPA Coaching) 0 credits

Students transferring to Roosevelt University may begin professional education methods courses in the first semester upon verification of the Test of Academic Proficiency Exam (TAP), ACT plus Writing or SAT meet the minimum score requirements for licensure. Please contact the College of Education advisor to discuss your specific program plan and transfer coursework.

Please note that with the transfer of an AA or AS degree all Roosevelt University general education core requirements are completed unless a pre-requisite general education course is needed for the major.