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Minor in Education

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Education is the building block of an engaged and civil society.

The VCU School of Education's Minor in Education is designed with you in mind. It's practical and focused on teaching critical skills used in all careers. Complete our Minor in Education to try out classes for your future major or to learn more about human learning, teaching, and how education can support diversity and democracy.

Are you interested in:

  • Enhanced critical thinking skills
  • Building positive group dynamics
  • Developing training to help others grow and learn

Join our community of passionate educators today!

The School of Education's minor in education requires at least 18 credits, consisting of the following:

Required Courses    Credits
EDUS 202 Diversity, Democracy and Ethics  4
EDUS 301 Human Development and Learning  3
TEDU 410 Building a Community of Learners: Classroom Management  3
TEDU 413 Curriculum Methods and Instructional Models  3
TEDU 562 Reading Instruction in the Content Areas  3
One elective course from this list:
TEDU 403 Teaching Health Education   
TEDU 510 Instructional Technology in PK-12 Environments   
TEDU 546 Teaching Foreign Language   
TEDU 552 Teaching English as a Second Language   
Total Hours    18-19


Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.8 to declare a minor in education and must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.8 throughout the coursework in the minor.



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