Students interested in teaching English at the secondary level are urged to pursue the major in English instead of the minor.
Students with minor in secondary education English must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or greater overall, in the major, and/or minor(s) with no grade below a "B-" in the professional education sequence and no grade below a "C" in the major and/or minor(s).
For department information or additional degree requirements, go to the English department page.
For related information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/high-school-teachers.htm
|Total Credits Required
|EN 247 Introduction to Literary Studies
|EN 304 The Teaching of the English Language
|EN 309 The Teaching of Writing
|EN 345 The Teaching of Literature
|EN 350 Methods and Materials in Teaching English Education
|British Literature Survey or Period Course
|American Literature Survey or Period Course
Grade earned in methods course(s) is calculated with courses in the professional education sequence in the major.
Bulletin Year: 2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Bulletin