2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 16, 2022  
2020-2021 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.