BCIT Undergraduate Coursework
Students enrolled in the undergraduate program will be required to meet Duquesne University Core Curriculum requirements. Students will also be required to...
- take their prescribed business classes from professors in the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business.
- take their required education classes from professors in the School of Education.
- take additional coursework, appropriate for the certification, from professors in the McAnulty College of Liberal Arts.
- complete their study by student teaching in a local school district chosen for its ability to meet the program’s strict requirements.
Listed below are the number of credits required for an Undergraduate degree in Business, Computer, and Information Technology (BCIT). Please see the Curriculum Course and Program Sequence Sheets for additional information..
Content Area – 48 credits
Foundations of the Leading Teacher Program – 19 credits
University Core – 33 credits
Professional Preparation- 30 credits
Includes 3 credits ESL
Includes 9 credits Special Ed
Field Experiences in Semesters 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Student Teaching in Semester 8
Includes 6 credits in Math and 6 credits in English
Includes 1 credits in Information Literacy
BCIT is a K-12 instructional area; therefore, the three (3) PAPA/PECT: Reading, Writing, Mathematics, Fundamental Subjects: Content Konwledge 551C or 0511P tests are required along with Business Education 0101 tests to receive an initial PA Certificate. Visit the SAS Certification and Testing website for information.