College of Education

Health Education Teaching Major (Grades 5-12) (BA Traditional)

Students who complete this major and other state requirements are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades 5 through 12 Health.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Arts degree consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

General Education Prerequisite
Introduction to Psychology (4)
Required Content Courses
KHS 200Community Safety & First Aid/CPR1
KHS 220Research Methods4
KHS 300Applied Nutrition4
KHS 310Drug Education2
KHS 320Human Life Experience3
KHS 400Health Psychology4
Required Education Courses
ED 201Foundations of and Introduction to Education (+15 hours of HR Activity)3
ED 336Educational Psychology3
ED 330Human Diversity and Relations (+15 hours of HR Activity)2
ED 344The Effective Teacher3
ED 371Teaching Practicum2
ED 410Health Methods and Strategies3
ED 439The Inclusive Classroom (+15 hours of HR Activity)2
ED 472Student Teaching15
ED 487Reading Across the Content Areas (+15 hours of HR Activity)3
PSY 220Adolescent Psychology4
Total Credits58