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Social Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Lovejoy, GA, United States
Especially designed for those who are preparing to teach at the elementary or secondary level, Madonna's social studies major is based closely on current Michigan Department of Education standards. 

Overview

Why Study Social Studies at Madonna University?

  • Personalized attention and small classes
  • Gain knowledge of history and politics in certain regions, and awareness of U.S. contributions to the world
  • Caring faculty who infuse their experience in content-area pedagogy and traditional research into their teaching
  • Special focus on the multiple dimensions of U.S. and Global Citizenship
It provides the course work needed for gaining proficiency to teach in the disciplines of history, political science, geography, and economics. Our program has a strong history core in both American and world history, as well as carefully selected courses in other social sciences, to prepare you as a well-rounded candidate for the K-12 classroom.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Economics for Human Services
  • Economic and Business History of the United States
  • Introduction to Geography
  • World Regional Geography

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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General Requirements

  • Complete online application for undergraduate admissions
  • Official high school transcript (final transcript after graduation with graduation date posted)
  • ACT/SAT score(s)
  • AP, IB test score(s), if applicable
  • Dual Enrollment/college transcript, if applicable

Tuition Fee

  • International

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lovejoy

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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