• Secondary Education
  • Secondary Education

    Students working on teacher certification in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Science, Mathematics, English Language Arts, History, and Social Science must complete the following courses in professional education. Students must have junior or senior standing in order to enroll in the courses marked with an asterisk. Students must be unconditionally admitted to the Teacher Education Program to enroll in ED 409 . Internship, Pre-School through Grade Twelve (12).

    High School Certification 6 - 12

    Requirements: 35 hours 

    ED 300 . Introduction to Teaching and Learning (3) 
    ED 333 . Reading Methods Secondary/P-12 (3) 
    ED 335 . Field Experiences P/12 I (1) 
    ED 336 . Field Experiences P/12 II (1)

    One of the following five courses based on selected major: 
    ED 382 . Methods of Teaching Language Arts (3) * 
    ED 383 . Methods of Teaching Mathematics (3) * 
    ED 384 . Methods of Teaching Physical Education (3) * 
    ED 385 . Methods of Teaching Science (3) * 
    ED 386 . Methods of Teaching Social Science (3) * 

    ED 400 . Measurement and Assessment (3) * 
    ED 405 . Technology and Education (3) 
    ED 408 . Technology Portfolio (1) * 
    ED 435 . Field Experiences P-12 III (1) * 
    ED 436 . Field Experiences P-12 IV (1) * 
    SE 400 . Introduction to Special Education (3) * 
    ED 409 . Internship, Pre-School through Grade Twelve (12) *

    Note(s): 

    *Must be unconditionally admitted to the Teacher Education program in order to enroll in these courses.

    Middle School Certification

    Requirements:

    Students currently enrolled in a secondary education teaching field (6-12) may be eligible to add an endorsement in Class B Middle School certification by taking the following courses: 
    ED 381 . Middle School Curriculum and Methods (3) 
    EE 301 . Methods of Teaching Reading (3) 
    EE 402 . Problems of Teaching Reading (3) 
    ED 409 . Internship, Pre-School through Grade Twelve (12)
    Internship must include experience in Grades 4-8.

    Note(s): 

    The teaching areas of English Language Arts, Science, and Social Science must include specific courses. Students must work closely with the Certification Officer to determine the courses required.