University of Houston-Victoria

Admissions

Transfer Plan for Lone Star College - Interdisciplinary Grades 4-8

Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies

Certification in Early Childhood - Grade 6 Generalist - AAT Track

Must meet minimum requirements: 122 semester hours overall.

Admission to the Teacher Education Program requires: Submitting a Teacher Education application to the UHV SoEHD, completing all lower level transfer courses, completion of a criminal background check, GPA of 2.50 or higher in lower division English, overall GPA (lower division courses) of 2.50 or higher, completion of Nelson-Denny Exam, interview with faculty members.

Core Requirements

Education - 12 s.h.
  • EDUC 1300, 1301 and 2301
  • TECA 1318
English - 12 s.h.
  • English 1301, 1302, 2311 and 2341
Speech - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • SPCH 1315 or 1318
Mathematics - 9 s.h.
  • MATH 1314 , 1350 and 1351
Natural Sciences - 12 s.h.
Select three from (Recommended courses are: BIOL 1406 or 1408; CHEM 1405; or PHYS 1410.)
  • Biology 1406, 1407, 1408, 1409, 1414, 2401, 2402, 2404, 2406, 2420, or 2421
  • Chemistry 1405, 1407, 1411, 1412, 2423, or 2425
  • Environmental Science 1401 or 1402
  • Geology 1403, 1404, 1405, or 1445
  • Physical Science 1401, 1402, 1403, 1404, 1410, 2425, or 2426
Creative Arts - 3 s.h.
Select one from
  • Arts 1301
  • Drama 1310
  • Music 1306
History - 6 s.h.
  • History 1301, 1302 and 2301
Government - 6 s.h.
Select one from
  • Government 2305 and 2306

Geography - 3 s.h.

  • GEOG 1301 or 1303

Computer Literacy - 3 s.h.

  • Computer Science 1301

* Students seeking an associate degree should contact their community college counseling office for additional requirements. Some course prerequisites may require additional enrollment

UHV Upper-Division Courses

Upper-Division Requirements - 22 semester hours

  • ANTH 3311 Anthropology of Diverse Populations
  • ENGL 3310 Introduction to the Study of Language
  • ENGL 3312 Grammar and Rhetoric
  • CUIN 4320 Teaching ESL or ENGL 3430 Prof. Writing
  • SPED 4325 The Inclusive Classroom
  • SCIE 3320 Physical Science
  • SPED 3321 Exceptional Children: An Introduction

Admission to Teacher Education is a course prerequisite for the Teacher Education Program Block courses. Admission to the Teacher Education Program is admission to a professional program and is a separate process from admission to the University. Prospective students are encouraged to contact the School of Education & Human Development (SoEHD) prior to enrollment in order to determine eligibility for admission to the program.

Teacher Education Program Block Courses - 42 semester hours

  • CUIN 3323 Instructional Design
  • INDS 3323 Child Development & Its App to Learning
  • CUIN 3327 Educational Technology
  • LITY 3340 Using Literature with Adolescents- Spring Semester
  • CUIN 4317 Science Instruction Methods
  • LITY 3320 Foundations of Literacy: Theories & Assmt
  • MATH 4345 Mathematics for Middle School-Fall Semester
  • LITY 4362 Components of Effective Writing Instruction
  • MATH 3312 Advanced Math Concepts- Spring Semester
  • CUIN 3324 Classroom Mgmt & Assessment for Learning
  • CUIN 4316 Effective Social Studies Instruction
  • FEDU 4310 Human Learning & Its App to Education
  • MSED 4303 Middle School Student Teaching
  • MSED 4304 Middle School Student Teaching