The Foundations of Education Bachelor of Arts degree at Waldorf University offers students the opportunity to gain entry into fields requiring a degree. Also, practitioner candidates who elect not to student teach, are not making satisfactory progress, or are not recommended for licensure after completing student teaching, may complete a Foundations of Education B.A.
Approval of Education Department required.
- Education Core: Complete a 40-hour Education Core component, which includes an internship. Education courses including Music Education, Physical Education and Special Education are included.
- Grade Requirement: C- or above must be achieved in all courses in the major.
- GPA: The B.A. in Foundations of Education would require a minimum GPA of 2.0.
- Internship: An internship (typically 4-9 credits) must be completed and designed to give the Foundations of Education student practical experience in a field of their choice in a professional setting. The internship needs to be tailored to the student’s individual career interests.