|General Education Requirement|
|NUB 102||NU Beginnings 1||1|
|Select 33 credits of Professional Requirement courses||33|
|HIS 107||World History to 1200||3|
|HIS 108||The Modern World||3|
|HIS 103||America to 1876||3|
|HIS 104||America Since 1877||3|
|Non-Western History (African/Asian/Latin) 2||3|
|GEO 290||Political Geography||3|
|POL 101||American Govt||3|
|HIS 200||Intro Research||3|
|Two electives in American or European History||6|
|New York State Certification|
|A college-level course (three credit hours) in English, mathematics, science, social studies and a language other than English is required for New York state certification in elementary grades.|
All Niagara University students entering as freshmen are required to take the one credit Niagara University Beginning seminar course (NUB 102 NU Beginnings) in addition to the 20 general education requirements.
Education majors must take their second unit in non-Western history in the distribution component.