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  Oct 18, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

Liberal Arts Education, B.A.


Leading to Licensure K-8 SDA, K-5 TN


Meets K-8 standards for Seventh-day Adventist teaching licensure and K-5 standards for State of Tennessee teaching licensure.

Major  46  
General Education 33  
Elementary Foreign Language* 0-6  
Professional Education        44  
Denomination Certification    2  
TOTAL  125-131  

Total 46 Hours


*Elementary foreign language or two years of foreign language in high school 0-6 hours

Total 44 Hours


Required General Education


Total 3 hours

Total 6 hours

Area R-3 or R-4


  • UD REL 3 hours
Total 3 hours

Total 1 hour

Total 6 hours

Total 3 hours

Total 1 hour

Total 3 hours

Total 3 hours

Total 1 hour

Area P-1b


Total 2 hours

Total 1 hour

Total 33 Hours


Denomination Certification Requirement


Total 2 hours

Non-Licensure Track


Students not seeking teaching licensure must complete the liberal arts education major as well as Southern Adventist University’s general degree requirements for the baccalaureate degree as listed under “Academic Policies ,” including:

  • A minimum of 124 semester hours with a resident and cumulative grade point average of 2.50 or above.
  • A minimum of 40 hours of upper division credit, to include at least 14 upper division hours in the major for a B.A. degree.
  • Completion of the major and a minor (two majors accepted) for a B.A. degree with a cumulative grade point average of 2.50 in the major and cognate courses, completion of the General Education requirements, and electives to satisfy the total credit requirements for graduation.
  • Students in this major must choose a minor or second major in an area other than education.

Total 44 Hours