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The Secondary Education program will prepare you to teach sixth through 12th grade in a variety of urban and suburban education settings, including public and private middle schools and high schools.

You will learn educational theories and effective teaching practices, participate in field experiences, which require you to observe and participate in teaching activities at multiple schools, and student teach.

In the Secondary Education program, you will major in the subject you intend to teach. You will earn either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Education, depending on your major. The Secondary Education program combines education courses from the College of Education with subject-area courses offered by your major.

Bachelor of Arts degree programs include:

  • English
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Social Science
  • Visual Art
Bachelor of Science degree programs include:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

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