First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Oakton Community College)

  • EDN 101 (Introduction to Education - includes 15 pre-clinical hours) 3 credits
  • EGL 101 (English Composition I) 3 credits
  • MAT 250 (Calculus I) 5 credits
  • PHL 106 (Ethics) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Oakton Community College)

  • CHM 121 (General College Chemistry I) 4 credits
  • EDN 100 (TAP Prep Course) 1 credit
  • EGL 102 (English Composition II) 3 credits
  • MAT 251 (Calculus II) 4 credits
  • Humanities (Choose from: EGL 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, HUM 124 or 140) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Oakton Community College)

  • HIS 111 or 112 (United States History I or II) 3 credits
  • MAT 252 (Calculus III) 4 credits
  • PSC 101 (American Government) 3 credits
  • PSY 201 (Educational Psychology) 3 credits
  • SPE 103 (Effective Speech) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Oakton Community College)

  • ANT 202 (Introduction to Social & Cultural Anthropology) 3 credits
  • BIO 121 (General College Biology I) 4 credits
  • EDN 280 (Students with Disabilities in School - includes 20 pre-clinical hours) 3 credits
  • MAT 250 (Linear Algebra) 3 credits
  • Fine Arts (Choose from: ART 114, HUM 123, 125, 131, 165 or MUS 236) 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 316 (History of Math) 3 credits
  • CST 150 (Introduction to Computer Programming) 4 credits
  • READ 363~ (Teaching Language & Literacy in the Content Area) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • SEED 301~ (Seminar in Secondary Education) 3 credits
  • MATH 217 (Probability & Statistics) 3 credits
  • MATH 390 (Modeling Course) 3 credits
  • MATH 352~ (Analysis) 3 credits
  • MATH 320 (Abstract Algebra) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • SEED 350~ (Field Experience in Secondary Education) 4 credits
  • MATH 217 (Geometry) 3 credits
  • SEED 323~ (Methods of Teaching Mathematics) 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits
  • Elective 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • SEED 360 (Student Teaching & Seminar) 12 credits
  • EDUC 003 (Career Coaching for Education) 0 credits

Grade of C required in all courses at both Oakton Community College & Roosevelt University

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

Oakton Community College Notes:

1. Roosevelt offers Noyce Scholarships - to be eligible students need a 3.0 GPA or higher

2. Students complete at least 27 pre-clinical hours in K-12 schools as part of their required Secondary Education courses at Oakton.

3. Students must pass the TAP test to be admitted to a College of Education or have the required minimum ACT or SAT scores.

4. Students are encouraged to use summer/winter interim sessions in order to spread out the load more reasonable. The sequence of courses is recommended, students may follow a different sequence based on scheduling needs.

5. Part time students and students in Developmental English/Mat are encourages to maintain the recommended sequence of courses over more semesters.

Roosevelt University Notes:

1. Courses marked with (~) can only be taken during the semester indicated.

2. Any pending general education courses are identified at time of admission by the College of Education advisor. The advisor will determine during which semester any pending course(s) can be taken.

3. Transfer students must submit proof of passing the ACT Plus Writing/SAT or Test of Academic Proficiency (TAP) exam before the start of spring semester 2 at Roosevelt University. The COE advisor will provide further details and verify this requirement is met.

4. MATH 316, 320 or 317 are on a three-semester rotation.

5. Students who have not completed Oakton's MAT 252 Calculus III or Oakton's MAT 250 prior to transfer should consult their mathematics advisor about how to adjust their schedule at Roosevelt to include those courses.

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.