This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.8 to declare a minor in education and must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.8 throughout the course work in the minor. The minor in education requires at least 18 credits, consisting of the following:

Course Title Hours
EDUS 202Diversity, Democracy and Ethics4
EDUS 301Human Development and Learning3
TEDU 410Building a Community of Learners: Classroom Management3
TEDU 413Curriculum Methods and Instructional Models3
TEDU 562Reading Instruction in the Content Areas3
Select one of the following courses:2-3
Instructional Technology in PK-12 Environments
Teaching Foreign Language
Teaching English as a Second Language
Total Hours18-19