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Specialization Requirements for Certification in Middle Grades Social Science (Grades 5-9)--Academic Class.

(1) Plan One. A bachelor's or higher degree with an undergraduate or graduate major in social science, middle grades social science or middle grades social studies, or

(2) Plan Two. A bachelor's or higher degree with eighteen (18) semester hours in social science or social studies to include the areas specified below:

(a) Six (6) semester hours in United States history,

(b) Credit in western civilization; or, European, Asian, African, Latin American, or Middle Eastern history,

(c) Credit in economics,

(d) Credit in United States government, and

(e) Credit in geography.

Specific Authority 1001.02, 1012.55, 1012.56 FS. Law Implemented 1001.02, 1012.54, 1012.55, 1012.56 FS. History–New 9-1-92, Amended 7-17-00.