College of Education
Secondary certification allows the candidate to teach in these major and minor subject areas, grades 6-12.
Candidates select from:
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Liberal Arts majors:
Liberal Arts minors:
Padnos College of Engineering
Seidman College of Business:
In addition to a teachable major and minor, candidates must complete the education major sequence:
Secondary Education Major Program - Secondary Certification. New exciting changes are coming to the Teacher Education major/professional program. To see which program is best for you...click here.
Requirements for the Secondary Education Major Program - Secondary Certification:
Candidates must complete the following 39 credit education major. At least one field semester must be done in a multicultural setting.
Prior to admission to Teacher Education:
EDF 315 Diverse Perspectives on Education - Credits 3
PSY 301 Child Development - Credits 3
EDI 337 Introduction to Learning and Assessment - Credits 3
Teacher Assisting semester:
EDF 310 Organizing and Managing Classroom Environments - Credits 3
EDR 321 Content Area Literacy - Credits 3
EDI 331 Methods and Strategies of Secondary Teaching - Credits 5
The next two courses may be taken during OR after Teacher Assisting, but must be taken prior to Student Teaching:
EDT 370 Technology in Education - Credits 3
EDS 379 Universal Design for Learning: Secondary - Credits 3
Student Teaching semester:
EDI 431 Student Teaching, Secondary - Credits 8
EDI 432 Student Teaching, Secondary Content Practicum - Credits 2
EDF 485 The Context of Educational Issues - Credits 3
(may be taken after EDI 431, but before certification).