Berks College

ETM Requirements

Major CGPA Credits/Courses/Grades Criteria Additional Criteria
Applied Psychology (APSYC) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Biology (BIOBL) 2.00

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 110
  • CHEM 110
  • MATH 140

At least one of the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 220W
  • BIOL 230W
  • BIOL 240W
 
Business (BSBBL) 2.00

27.1 credits

Completion of MATH 022 or higher (MATH 040, 041, 110, 140)

 
Childhood and Early Adolescent Education (CEAED), Early Education PK-4 Option (PK ED) * 3.00

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • ENGL 015 or 030
  • MATH 200
  • C I 295A
  • EDPSY 014
  • EDTHP 115
  • HD FS 229
  • STAT 100, 200 or EDPSY 101
  • 3 credits of Literature
  • 3 credits of GN

Qualifying scores on the PECT-PAPA reading, writing, and mathematics tests*

80 hours of education work experience* (requirement does not apply to students admitted to Penn State SU14 or later)

See Teacher Education Programs for additional criteria

Communication Arts and Sciences (CASBL) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technology (EMET) 2.00   See Engineering Programs Guide for details
Global Studies (GLBST) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Hospitality Management (HMBL) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Information Sciences and Technology (ISSBL) 2.00 prior to and through the end of the semester during which the entrance-to-major procedure is carried out

At least 43.1 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • IST 210
  • IST 220

 

 
Kinesiology (KINBL), Exercise Science Option (EXSCI) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Mechanical Engineering (ME BL) 2.00

27.1 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140
  • MATH 141
  • CHEM 110
  • PHYS 211
 
Organizational Leadership (OL BS) 2.00 27.1 credits Adult learner enrollment only
Professional Writing (PWRIT) 2.00 27.1 credits  
Science (SCIBL) 2.00

27.1 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • MATH 140

At least two of the following courses with a grade of C or better:

  • BIOL 110
  • CHEM 110
  • PHYS 211 or 250
 
Security and Risk Analysis (SRABL) 2.00 prior to and through the end of the semester during which the entrance-to-major procedure is carried out

At least 43.1 credits

Courses required with a grade of C or better:

  • IST 110
  • SRA 111
  • SRA 211

These courses must be completed by the end of the semester during which the entrance-to-major procedure is carried out

 
Theatre (THABL) 2.00   Successful audition

Notes

Courses in bold require a grade of C or better.

* CGPA, PECT-PAPA (qualifying SAT or ACT scores may be used instead, except in the case of WF ED, which requires PRAXIS scores), and 80-hours requirements must all be met by end of third semester; course requirements must be met by end of fourth semester.