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2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

Secondary and K-12 Teacher Education, B.A., B.S.

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The secondary and K-12 teacher education programs are housed in the department of the area of emphasis. Please see those sections for more details.

Secondary and K-12 Teacher Education Programs


No grade below “C” will be accepted for any professional education course.

For other academic requirements, consult the Teacher Education Handbook.

Specialized Professional Courses

See each major. Note: Candidates must take and pass the appropriate PRAXIS II national teacher’s exam(s) in order to enroll in Student Teaching (Clinical Practice III) as well as complete and pass EdTPA to be recommended for licensure.

Requirements for Specific Secondary and K-12 Teaching Majors

Refer to each department’s section for teaching major requirements.

  • Visual Arts Education
  • Biology Education
  • Chemistry Education
  • English Education
  • French Education
  • Health and Physical Education
  • History Education
  • Mathematics Education
  • Mathematics/Physics Education (Dual Program)
  • Music Education (instrumental and vocal)
  • Physics Education
  • Spanish Education
  • Theatre Education

The program in teacher education is developmental in nature. It is outlined as a tier system and must be followed closely. Exceptions must be approved by the Director of Teacher Education.

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