2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Mar 07, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Secondary Education (B.A.S.)

All students majoring in Secondary Education must also major in one of the following areas: Biology and Secondary Education (B.A.S.) , English Literature/Secondary Education (B.A.S.)  , World Languages Education - French (B.A.S.)  , History and Secondary Education (B.A.S.)  , Mathematics and Secondary Education (B.A.S.)   or World Languages Education-Spanish (B.A.S.)  . Students should consult the University catalog information pertinent to the above majors for more information regarding specific course requirements in the appropriate area of study.

This major is one of the components of the program designed to ready candidates to apply for R.I. teacher certification for grades 7-12 for Biology, English, History and Mathematics.  Spanish and French certification is for grades K-12.

It is recommended that Biology majors seek certification in General Science which requires two physics courses (including a calculus prerequisite) and two chemistry courses.

Students in Secondary Education are required to complete the following course in Special Education:

Study Abroad

Education majors are encouraged to explore the Study Abroad Program.  Interested students should contact their academic advisors to discuss this option.