Why Minor in Education at Eastern?

Eastern University's minor in Education helps students to develop a knowledge base about education and K-12 schooling, design instructional and intervention strategies to meet the needs of diverse students in schools, and impact positively the educational system.

The minor in Education consists of eighteen credits in Education (5 required courses and one elective).


The Minor in Education includes the following:

Course Number Course Name Credit
EDUC 200W Foundations in Education 3
EDUC 201 Introduction to Special Education 3
EDUC 211 Educational Psychology 3
EDUC 234 Child and Adolescent Psychology 3
EDUC 384 Inclusion Education 3
  Elective (Choose one Course): 3
EDUC 301 Assessment and Evaluation  
EDUC 328 Early Childhood Education (Focus on Early Childhood Education)  
EDUC 380 Communication Arts (Focus on Early Childhood and Middle Level Education)  
EDUC 382 Classroom Management (Focus on Early Childhood, Middle Level and Secondary Education)  
  Total Credit Hours: 18

Full descriptions of undergraduate course offerings are available in Eastern's undergraduate course catalog.