Social Science or History Education Ed.S.
Earning an Ed.S. in History or Social Science Education will enhance your teaching competence beyond your master’s degree. Earn your Class AA teaching certification while expanding your skills as a teacher-leader in secondary and post secondary settings. Your degree culminates in a field project that addresses a practical problem in your field.
The Ed.S degree leads to recommendation for Class AA Alabama professional educator certification.
Coursework — 30 hours minimum
- Teaching field courses (History or Social Science) — 12 hours
- General Social Studies programs shall require at least one course in two areas within the broader field (i.e., ECON, GEOG, HIST, POLI)
- Social science/history education and/or professional courses* — 18 hours
- Includes Field Project
*RSED 6000/6006 Advanced Survey of Exceptionality is required if a survey of special education course was not previously completed.Back to Top
- March 15 for Summer Semester admission
- June 15 for Fall Semester admission
- October 15 for Spring Semester admission
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Cost & Financial Support
- Auburn’s Student Financial Services page provides up-to-date cost information.
- There are grants and fellowships available to graduate students.
- Auburn University’s Financial Aid Office also helps students find support.
- A limited number of assistantships for on-campus students may be available. Contact the program coordinator for more information.