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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

Minor - Education

Minor - Education


A minor in education proposes to enlighten the students about the teaching profession with the goal of developing a K-12 educationally literate populace. Issues in education related to pedagogy, child development, philosophy, and foundations are focus areas of this minor.

Course Requirements

Students who want to pursue a minor in education must take the following courses: Edfd 209: Foundations in Education (3); Edsp 308: Introduction to Special Education (3); Edav 427: Educational Technology (3); and 9 additional hours of approved education courses at the 300 level or higher. Approved elective courses for the education minor:

All courses are offered online. Course substitutions must be approved by the Department of Teacher Education.

Other Academic Requirements

The education minor is open to students who have an interest in educational issues. It does not meet teacher certification requirements.

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