Students who are preparing to teach in secondary school settings are required to have a field of concentration in one of the following academic subject areas:
Business and Computer Education (K-12)
Family and Consumer Science (K-12)
History (Social Studies)
The following courses are incorporated into the subject area degree requirements for secondary certification. Students must receive a satisfactory score on the Secondary Education Praxis Examinations to be eligible for teacher certification.
Updated: April 2008
Social Foundations of Education
Orientation to Teaching
Field Experience/Student Teaching/Seminar: Secondary
Reading in the Content Area
Introduction to Special Education
Note: Students are required to take PSY 324 as part of the social science requirement in the Program of Basic Studies.