Master in Teaching

Social Studies Endorsement

Social Studies

Minimum coursework expectations for this endorsement are 60 credits, including some in each of the following areas of study:

  • U.S. history that includes all major eras, pre-European to present day, and chronological, multicultural and women’s history — 12 credits
  • Pacific Northwest history — 4 credits
  • World, regional or country history (8000 BCE to present, two or more regions) — 12–24 credits
  • Geography — 4 credits
  • Economics — 4 credits
  • Political science, civics or government — 4 credits minimum. (Recommend 4 U.S. and 4 international)
  • Anthropology, psychology or sociology —recommended

A second endorsement is recommended such as middle level humanities or English language arts.

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