Rhode Island College

2019-2020 Catalog


Feinstein School of Education and Human Development

Undergraduate Degree Programs

(see also Undergraduate Certificate Programs)

Gerri August, Co-Dean

Julie Horwitz, Co-Dean

Lisa Owen, Associate Dean

 


Degree

Concentration

Community and Public Health Promotion

B.S.

Health and Aging

 

 

 

Public Health Promotion

 

 

Women’s Health

Early Childhood Education

B.S.

Concentration in Teaching

(Certification for PreK–Grade 2)


B.S.

Concentration in Community Programs

  B.S.
Concentration in Birth to Three 

Degree 

Concentration/Content

Elementary Education

B.A.

Teaching Concentration in Middle Level General Science

(Certification for Elementary Education Grades 1–6 and Science Middle Level Grades 6-8 )

 

B.A.

Teaching Concentration in Middle Level Mathematics (Certification for Elementary Education Grades 1–6 and Middle Level Mathematics Grades 6-8)

  B.S.
Concentration in Special Education (see options under Special Education)    
  Degree
Content Major
 
  B.A.

English

(Certification for Grades 1–6) (Admission currently suspended)

 

 

B.A.

Multidisciplinary Studies

(Certification for Grades 1–6) (Admission currently suspended)

 

B.A.

Social Studies

(Certification for Grades 1–6) (Admission currently suspended)

 

Degree Major

Health Education

B.S.

 

Physical Education

B.S.

 

Secondary Education

B.A.

Biology

 

B.A.

Chemistry

 

B.A.

English

 

B.A.

General Science

 

B.A.

History

 

B.A.

Mathematics

  B.A.
Physics

 

B.A.

Social Studies

Special Education
B.S.
Mild/Moderate Disabilities Elementary School Level
  B.S.
Mild/Moderate Disabilities Elementary School Level and Severe Intellectual Disabilities
  B.S. Severe Intellectual Disabilities, Ages Three to Twenty-One
  Degree
Teaching Concentration

Technology Education

B.S.

Concentration in Teaching

 

B.S.

Concentration in Applied Technology

World Languages Education  B.A.  French, Portuguese, Spanish 
Wellness and Exercise Science  B.S.
 

Youth Development

B.A.

 

 

Note: For undergraduate art and music teacher certification programs, see Art Education B.S., Art Education B.F.A. or Music B.M.-with concentration in Music Education under Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

Also Note: Honors programs are offered in early childhood, elementary, secondary, and special education. A minor is offered in coaching. A specialized program is available in adapted physical education, and an endorsement program is available in middle-school education.

– PLEASE NOTE –

All undergraduate full-degree programs require the completion of at least 120 credit hours, including (1) General Education requirements, (2) the college writing requirement, (3) the college mathematics competency, and (4) the course requirements listed under each program.

For more details on graduation requirements, see Academic Policies and Requirements.

 

Minors

Educational Studies

 

Graduate Degree Programs

(see also Graduate Certificate Programs)

Major

Degree

Concentration

Advanced Studies in Teaching and Learning

M.Ed.


Counseling

M.A.

School Counseling (This program is undergoing redesign and is not accepting applications. We anticipate this process taking two years.)

Counseling

M.S.

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Early Childhood Education

M.Ed.


Education Doctoral Program

Ph.D.


Educational Leadership M.Ed.

M.Ed.

(This program is undergoing redesign and is not accepting applications. We anticipate this process taking two years.)

Elementary Education

M.A.T.


Elementary Education

M.Ed.

(This program has suspended admissions.)

Health Education

M.Ed.

Health Education

Reading

M.Ed.


School Psychology

M.A./C.A.G.S.


Secondary Education

M.A.T.

 

 

M.A.T.

Biology (This program is undergoing redesign and is not accepting applications at this time.)

 

M.A.T.

English

 

M.A.T.

History (This program is not accepting applications at this time.)

 

M.A.T.

Mathematics

  M.A.T.  Pedagogy (This program is not currently accepting applications.)

Special Education

M.Ed.

Early Childhood, Birth through Grade 2


M.Ed.

Elementary or Secondary Mild/Moderate Disabilities


M.Ed.

Exceptional Learning Needs


M.Ed.

Severe Intellectual Disabilities (SID)


M.Ed.

Urban Multicultural Special Education

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages M.Ed.
  M.Ed.
Bilingual Education 

World Languages Education

M.A.T.

French

  M.A.T. Portuguese
  M.A.T. Spanish
Youth Development
M.A.
 

Note: For graduate art and music teacher certification programs see M.A.T. in art education or M.A.T. in music education under the School of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.