Department of Teacher Education
Bachelor Elementary Education – Generalist
The general education program provides instruction in common collective knowledge about the world that enables you to communicate, to make informed decisions about many aspects of your life, to understand, and to participate fully as an informed citizen in local, national, and global matters.
Bachelor Secondary Education major in Biological Science
An integrated course dealing with both plants and animals, related to our environment from molecule to biosphere. The program prepares students to become effective biology teachers in the high school level and become successful professionals in the field of education and research of biological sciences.
Bachelor Secondary Education major in English
This course provides instruction in specific reading and composition strategies. A practicum approach to reading efficiency and effectiveness will prepare students to comprehend and retain college-level reading. A practicum approach to writing (including sentence structure, writing patterns, and the revision process) will provide students with skills necessary for satisfactory completion of typical college writing assignments. This course does not fulfill the composition requirements of the Core.
Bachelor Secondary Education major in Mathematics
The Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Mathematics program seeks to train students to become effective Mathematics teachers for both elementary and high school level.
Bachelor Secondary Education major in Social Studies
The program provides students with essential knowledge and proper teaching techniques that are necessary for becoming effective educators in the high school level, with a focus on the social studies: geography, history, sociology, etc.