Social Studies Secondary Major, Bachelor of Arts in Education (BAE)

This major satisfies the Social Studies endorsement (grades 5–12) for the state of Washington. 

  • Social Studies students must complete at least 15 credits of this major at Eastern Washington University.
  • The Social Studies Secondary Major carries an endorsement in both Social Studies and History.
  • Alternative required courses may be used if pre-approved by the Director of the Social Studies Education program.
  • Although this major does not require a minor, it is highly recommended that majors acquire a minor endorsement in disciplines such as English/Secondary, English as a Second Language, Mathematics/Secondary, or Earth and Space Science.