Undergraduate Secondary Education Program

Candidates who earn a secondary certificate are eligible to teach in their major and minor content areas, grades 6-12. Secondary content majors and minors are listed below.

In addition to a teachable major and minor, candidates must complete the Education Major Sequence.

Secondary Majors

Secondary Majors

Michigan Endorsement Code

MTTC Test

Student Outcomes

Biology

DA

017

Biology Outcomes

Chemistry

DC

018

Chemistry Outcomes

Earth/Space Science

DH

020

Earth/Space Science Outcomes

English

BA

002

English Outcomes

French

FA

023

Modern Languages Outcomes

German

FB

024

Modern Languages Outcomes

History

CC

009

History Outcomes

Integrated Science (Secondary)

DI

094

Integrated Science Outcomes

Latin

FD

026

Latin Outcomes

Mathematics (Secondary)

EX

022

Mathematics Outcomes

Music Education (K-12)

JQ

099

Music Education Outcomes

Physical Education (K-12)

MB

044

Physical Education Outcomes

Physics

DE

019

Physics Outcomes

Social Studies (Secondary)

RX

084

Social Studies Outcomes

Spanish

FF

028

Modern Languages Outcomes

Visual Arts Education (K-12)

LQ

095

Art Education Outcomes

Secondary Minors

Secondary Minors

Michigan Endorsement Code

MTTC Test

Student Outcomes

Biology

DA

017

Biology Outcomes

Chemistry

DC

018

Chemistry Outcomes

Earth/Space Science

DH

020

Earth/Space Science Outcomes

Economics

CA

007

Economics Outcomes

English

BA

002

English Outcomes

English as a Second Language (ESL)

NS

086

 

French

FA

023

Modern Languages Outcomes

Geography

CB

008

Geography Outcomes

German

FB

024

Modern Languages Outcomes

History

CC

009

History Outcomes

Mathematic (Secondary)

EX

022

Mathematics Outcomes

Physical Education

MB

044

Physical Education Outcomes

Physics

DE

019

Physics Outcomes

Political Science

CD

010

Political Science Outcomes

Psychology

CE

011

Psychology Outcomes

School Health Education

MA

043

 

Spanish

FF

028

Modern Languages Outcomes

Education Major Sequence - Secondary

Candidates must complete the following 39 credit education major. At least one field semester must be completed in a multicultural setting.

Prerequisites - required 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

Required Course 1 - This course is taken before OR after admission to the College of Education. It must be completed before Student Teaching. Must be a grade B- or higher.

  • EDS 379 - Universal Design for Learning: Secondary Credits: 3

Required Course 2 - This course is taken after admission to the College of Education. It must be completed before Student Teaching. Must be grade of B- or higher.

  • EDT 370 - Technology in Education Credits: 3

Teacher Assisting Semester

  • EDI 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

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).

Education Courses

A list of Education courses may be viewed on the College of Education’s Course List page.



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