Secondary Education

Program Description Type Degree
Secondary Education, B.A./B.S.DegreeB.A./B.S.
Music Education, B.M.E.DegreeB.M.E.
American Government, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
American Government, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Art, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Biological Sciences, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Biological Sciences, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Biological Sciences, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Business Education, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Business Education, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Business Technology, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Chemistry, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Chemistry, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Chemistry, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Communication, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Communication, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Communication, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Drama, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Drama, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Drama, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Economics, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Economics, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
English, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
English, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
English as a Second Language (ESL), 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Family and Consumer Sciences, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
French, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
French, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Geology, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Geology, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Geology, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
German, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
German, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Health Education Teaching, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Health Education Teaching, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Health Education, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
History, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
History, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Journalism, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Mathematics, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Mathematics, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Mathematics, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Physical Education, 45 Credit Endorsement45 Credit Endorsement
Physics, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Physics, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Social Studies, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement
Spanish, 20 Credit Endorsement20 Credit Endorsement
Spanish, 30 Credit Endorsement30 Credit Endorsement

The Secondary Education program aligns with the College of Education Core Standards of Teacher Education and the Conceptual Framework. In addition, the program graduates teachers who exemplify the following guiding principles. The Secondary Educator:

  1. Is a content area expert able to represent subject matter in multiple ways to ensure depth of student understanding.

  2. Ensures curriculum alignment with state and national student achievement standards.

  3. Uses all appropriate tools and techniques of teaching to guide and assess student learning.

  4. Provides consistent opportunities for all students to learn and adapts instruction to meet the needs of diverse learners.

  5. Fosters family and community relationships that promote student learning.