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Liberal Studies

University of San Diego

48 months
Duration
52120 USD/year
52120 USD/year
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About

The Liberal Studies major at University of San Diego is designed to prepare individuals who want to become elementary school teachers.

Overview

This Liberal Studies major at University of San Diego offers instruction in the content and pedagogy that is required to teach in an elementary classroom.

With careful planning, the Liberal Studies major allows you to graduate in nine semesters, which includes completion of student teaching and one of the following teaching credentials: Multiple Subjects, Education Specialist (Mild/Moderate).

The Liberal Studies major offers:

  • Opportunities to work with elementary school children
  • Special content courses designed for future teachers
  • Dedicated instructors from both the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Leadership and Education Sciences
  • Comprehensive advising throughout enrollment in the College of Arts and Sciences from Program Director Margaret Daley, PhD
  • An assigned advisor in the School of Leadership and Education Sciences to assist with credential program requirements
  • The Student Leadership Board, a group that works to serve the intellectual, ethnic, cultural, physical and social needs of the Liberal Studies majors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Liberal Studies
  • Senior Seminar in Liberal Studies
  • Composition and Literature
  • Advanced Composition
  • College Algebra
  • Mathematical Concepts for Elementary Teachers
  • Introduction to Logic
  • Logic for Mathematics and Computer Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Common Application, including USD Member Questions
  • Transcripts must be translated into English, if necessary. This includes annual grades of each high school year. 
  • Essay
  • At least one academic letter of recommendation
  • Application Fee of $55.00

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52120 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    52120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 52120 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for San Diego

1400 - 2455 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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