Educational Studies Statute of Limitations

Because of continuous changes in the field of education, admissible transfer courses must be taken within the last seven years at an accredited university or college. Additionally, courses previously taken at the University of La Verne must also be less than seven years old to be accepted into the current degree.

Degree Requirements

Total program: 44 semester hours

Core Requirements

44 semester hours

EDUC 306Writing With Purpose4
EDUC 310Schools in Society (Must be taken in residency)4
EDUC 325Children's Literature4
EDUC 330Principles of Physical Education4
EDUC 349Visual and Performing Arts4
EDUC 350Child Psychology and Development (Must be taken in residency)4
EDUC 385History, Culture, & Society4
EDUC 389Mathematics in the 21st Century4
EDUC 390Science Literacy for all in the 21st Century4
EDUC 407Technology & Digital Literacy4
EDUC 499DSenior Seminar for Educational Studies Majors (Must be taken in residency)4
Total Semester Hours44

Recommended Elective Courses

EDUC 301Human Sexuality for Educators4
EDUC 420Sex, Drugs, and Health Education2
PLSC 201American Government & Politics4
HSTY 417California History4
Total Semester Hours14



12 upper division semester hours

Completion of an approved concentration in one of the following areas: Child Development, English, Fine Arts, Human Development, Languages and Literature, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Kinesiology, Natural and Social Sciences, Special Education and Teacher Education.


La Verne Campus or CAPA students only. ROC students must check with their academic advisor for availability.