Integrated Social Studies

Share your passion for social studies

By carefully considering the development and interplay of culture, politics, religion, gender, race, and economics, you’ll learn to understand the contextual basis for major issues facing various societies.

As an integrated social studies major at Malone, you will develop invaluable skills in research, reasoning, writing, and social analysis. The School of Education is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), the standard of excellence in teacher pedagogy.

What kinds of opportunities will I have?

This degree equips you to teach social studies (history, government, economics, and sociology) in grades 7–12. 

  • You’ll have opportunities to explore the classroom setting beginning in your first year in urban, rural, and suburban environments.
  • You’ll spend a semester as a student teacher in a local school and participate in a student teaching seminar. The seminar encourages reflection and discussion about your experiences in the classroom along with issues and trends affecting the profession. You’ll also work on your professional portfolio and develop a student teaching work sample capstone.

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Course requirements for Integrated Social Studies are listed in the official Academic Catalog

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