2006-07 CATALOG

SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

Dean: Zoe Locklear 

The School of Education administers the Teacher Education Program at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. The University offers the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of  Music, and Bachelor of  Science degree with the following majors (program areas): Art Education (K-12), Biology Education (9-12), Birth-Kindergarten Education (B-K), Elementary Education (K-6), English Education (9-12), Mathematics Education (9-12), Middle Grades Education (6-9), Music Education (K-12), Physical Education (K-12), Science Education (9-12), Social Studies Education (9-12), and Special Education (K-12).

Some majors (program areas) are housed in the School of Education, and some majors (program areas) are housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. 

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke also offers the Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.) degree in the following areas: Elementary Education (K-6), Middle Grades Education (6-9), and Reading Education (K-12).  A Master of Arts (M.A.) degree in Art Education (K-12), English Education (9-12), Mathematics Education (9-12), Music Education (K-12), Physical Education (K-12), Science Education (9-12), and Social Studies Education (9-12) is also offered.  Additionally, a Master of School Administration (M.S.A.) degree and a Master of Arts in School Counseling (M.A.) degree are offered. For more information about graduate programs in education, see the School of Graduate Studies section of this catalog. 

The School of Education is composed of four departments:  1) the Department of Education; 2)  the Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation;3)  the Department of Aerospace Studies;  and 4) the Department of Military Science.  Through the Department of Education, the following degrees are offered:  Elementary Education (B.S. and M.A.Ed), Middle Grades Education (B.S., M.A.Ed., and M.A.T.); Reading Education (M.A.Ed); Special Education (B.S.); and Birth to Kindergarten Education (B.S.). The Department of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation offers the Bachelor of Science degree with majors in Health Promotion and in Physical Education with tracks in Exercise and Sport Science, Recreation Management/Administration, Athletic Training, and Physical Education Licensure.  The Department of Aerospace Studies prepares cadets for active duty as Air Force Officers through the General Military Course (GMC) and the Professional Officers Course (POC).  The Department of Military Science offers the Army ROTC Basic and Advanced Courses which lead to second lieutenant commissions in the U.S. Army.

 

Teacher Education Program

Director: Zoe Locklear

 

Department of Education

Chair: Jane Huffman

 

Department of Health, Physical Education, & Recreation

Chair: Tommy Thompson

 

Department of Aerospace Studies

Director: Lt. Colonel Evangeline Cheeks (Air Force)

 

Department of Military Science

Director: Master Sergeant Johnny Torre (Army)

 

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