Degree Requirements

Students entering the University of San Diego and/or declaring a major during 2016-2017, should follow information contained in the printed course catalog (also known as the "catalog of record") published on October 1, 2016. Access the catalog of record at http://catalogs.sandiego.edu.

Education Minor

The education minor is an 18-unit program of study that includes a lower division introductory course, an educational foundations course and elective courses from the Department of Learning and Teaching and the College of Arts and Sciences. The program has the flexibility to complement an individual’s interest, major and professional goals.

Minor Courses (18 units)

Required Course
EDUC 101Introduction to Teaching and Learning3
Education Foundation Course
Multicultural and Philosophical Foundations in a Global Society
or Psychological Foundations of Education in a Diverse Society
Elective Courses
At least six (6) units must be upper division. Up to six (6) units may be taken outside of the Department of Learning and Teaching upon approval by the program advisor12
Elective Options Include:
Children and Media
Sport and Higher Education: The Student Athlete Experience
Student Movements in Education
Changemakers in Education: Building Bridges to College Access
St. Clare's Comparative Education
Spanish for Educators
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Outdoor Leadership
Ethics and Education
Developmental Psychology: Childhood and Adolescence
Theatre in Education
Multicultural and Philosophical Foundations in a Global Society
or Psychological Foundations of Education in a Diverse Society