First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Elgin Community College)

  • ENG 101~ (Composition I) 3 credits
  • MTH 112~ (College Algebra) 4 credits
  • CIS 121~ (Computer Science I) 4 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science (Include one Social Science & One Behavioral Science course) 3 credits
  • EDN 100~ (Introduction to Education) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Elgin Community College)

  • ENG 102~ (Composition II) 3 credits
  • MTH 114~ (Trigonometry) 3 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science (Include one Social Science & One Behavioral Science course) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Life Science (One from Life & One from Physical Science - one with a lab) 3-4 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Elgin Community College)

  • CMS 101 (Fundamentals of Speech) 3 credits
  • MTH 190~ (Calculus with Analytic Geometry I) 5 credits
  • Social & Behavioral Science (Include one Social Science & One Behavioral Science course) 3 credits 
  • Fine Arts 3 credits
  • EDN 204~ (Students with Disabilities in Schools) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Elgin Community College)

  • MTH 210~ (Calculus with Analytic Geometry II) 5 credits
  • Humanities or Fine Arts 3 credits
  • Physical Science (One from Life & One from Physical Science - one with a lab) 3-4 credits
  • POS 150~ (American Government, National) 3 credits
  • PSY 211~ (Educational Psychology) 3 credits

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • MATH 245~ (Discrete Structures) 3 credits
  • MATH 290~ (Introduction to Proof) 1 credit
  • MATH 233~ (Calculus 3) 3 credits
  • MATH 317~ (Geometry) 3 credits
  • READ 363~ (Teaching Language & Literacy in Content Areas) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • MATH 246~ (Linear Algebra) 3 credits
  • SEED 323~ (Methods of Teaching Secondary Math) 3 credits
  • MATH 352~ (Analysis) 3 credits
  • SEED 301~ (Seminar in Secondary Education) 3 credits
  • MATH 316~ (History of Mathematics) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • MATH 217 or 347~ (Probability & Statistics) 3 credits
  • MATH 3XX (Mathematical Modeling Course) 3 credits
  • MATH 318 or 320~ (Number Theory or Abstract Algebra) 3 credits
  • SEED 350~ (Field Experience in Secondary Education) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • SEED 360~ (Student Teaching & Seminar) 12 credits

~=Grade of C or better required

Include one non-western course from: LIT 210, 223, HIS 120-121, 130-141, 140-141 from the Social & Behavioral Sciences and/or Humanities/Fine Arts.

*TRS 101 - Transfer Success Course (Waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more).

Math electives: One course should be an CORE Experiential Learning course at RU, one course should be a probability or statistics course at RU.

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.