College of Education

Secondary Education Major (Done in Conjunction with Biology, Chemistry or Math Major)

Students who complete this Secondary Education major and the BA in Mathematics (together with other state requirements) are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades 5 through 12 Mathematics.  Students who complete this Secondary Education major and the BA in Biology (together with other state requirements) are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades 9-12 Life Science.  Students who complete this Secondary Education major and the BA in Chemistry (together with other state requirements) are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades 9-12 Chemistry.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Prerequisites from General Education
Introduction to Psychology (4)
Required
PSY 220Adolescent Psychology4
ED 201Foundations of and Introduction to Education (+15 hours HR Activity)3
ED 330Human Diversity and Relations2
ED 336Educational Psychology3
ED 344The Effective Teacher3
ED 371Teaching Practicum3
ED 439The Inclusive Classroom2
ED 470Health Education for Teachers2
ED 472Student Teaching15
ED 487Reading Across the Content Areas3
Choose specialty course(s)2-5
For 5-12 Math: 1
Teaching 5-8 Mathematics (1)
Teaching of 9-12 Mathematics (4)
For 9-12 Chemistry or Life Science: 2
Teaching 9-12 Science (2)
Total Credits42-45