Secondary Education

Students seeking secondary teacher certification (grades 7 - 12) choose a major in the College of Arts and Sciences and use free electives to complete the required education coursework. Students can earn secondary education certification in:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Space Science
  • English
  • French
  • Comprehensive General Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish

Secondary school teachers are certified to teach in grades 7 through 12. Foreign language certifications allow students to teach in grades K through 12. For more specific information about the Secondary Education certification, please refer to the Undergraduate bulletin.