Minor in Elementary Education
This minor requires six units: EDUC 210, 221, 230, 242, 320, 338 and TESL 220.
NOTE: Completion does not meet teacher licensure requirements. An overall 2.5 GPA, 2.5 GPA in the minor, Virginia Communications and Literacy Assessment (VCLA) and Praxis I Math passing scores (or the SAT/ACT equivalency) are required.
- Praxis I Math (5732)- minimum score: 150 (or SAT/ACT equivalent)
- Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA)- minimum score: 470
- Reading for Virginia Educators (RVE)- minimum score: 157
- Praxis II Specialty Area Test - see your Education advisor for which test you need and when to schedule it.
Paul Hanstedt was one of the campus leaders when RC revised its general education curriculum. He published "General Education Essentials: A Guide for College Faculty" earlier this year. As a Fulbright Scholar, he advised universities in Hong Kong.