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Natural Science Education – Middle Level Endorsement, BAE (2023-2024)

Natural Science Education – Middle Level Endorsement

For more details on the program, visit the links below:

EWU Catalog Program Website


The following curriculum map is plan for a new student with zero credits. If you have any transfer work, AP credits, Running Start credits, or any other type of college level coursework, your plan will be different. Please always connect with your advisor and faculty mentor to double check you are on the correct path! Also, if you are required to take pre-university level courses, your plan will be different too.

Year 1

Fall QuarterCreditsWinter QuarterCreditsSpring QuarterCredits
MATH 1145MATH 141 (a)5Humanities & Arts BACR 15
BIOL 115 5CHEM 161 (b)5GEOL 115 (b)5
ENGL 1015ENGL 2015SCED 196 2
Credit Total:15Credit Total:15Credit Total:12
Prerequisites: (a) MATH 114, (b) MATH 104

Year 2

Fall QuarterCreditsWinter QuarterCreditsSpring QuarterCredits
Global Studies – graduation requirement5Humanities & Arts BACR 25Social Science BACR 15
EDUC 2013PSYC 2045PHYS 1215
BIOL 171 (a)5BIOL 172 (b)5PHYS 115 (c)5
Credit Total:13Credit Total:15Credit Total:15
Prerequisites: (a) MATH 141, (b) BIOL 171, (c) MATH 208

Year 3

Fall QuarterCreditsWinter QuarterCreditsSpring QuarterCredits
GEOS 1125EDUC 417 (a) 3EDUC 303 (b)3
Diversity – graduation requirement5GEOG 204 5EDUC 413 (b) 3
SPED 363 4CMST 200/201/3404-5Social Science BACR 25
SCED 3952
Credit Total:14Credit Total:12-13Credit Total:13
Prerequisites: (a) EDUC 201, (b) Admission to Teacher Education program; Concurrent Enrollment with EDUC 303, EDUC 309, EDUC 341, & EDUC 386A

Year 4

Fall QuarterCreditsWinter QuarterCreditsSpring QuarterCredits
SCED 390 (a)5EDUC 427 (c)4EDUC 426 (e)12
EDUC 309 (b) 3EDUC 386B3
EDUC 341 (b)3SCED 490A (Science Teaching Capstone Seminar) (d)3
EDUC 386A (b) 3SCED 490B (Science Teaching Capstone Field App.) (d)2
Credit Total:14Credit Total:12Credit Total:12
Prerequisites: (a) Junior Standing, (b) Admission to Teacher Education program; Concurrent Enrollment with EDUC 303, EDUC 309, EDUC 341, & EDUC 386A, (c) EDUC 386A; EDUC 386B, may be concurrent enrollment, or EDUC 386E, (d) EDUC 341 and SCED 390, (e) EDUC 386B & Departmental Clearance Required Prior To Registration

Note: Courses may not be available in the term in which they are recommended. Students should prepare alternative plans that will help them continue to make progress toward degree completion.