For course descriptions, see our course catalog.


Course Number Course Name Credit
EDUC 501 Introduction to Special Education  3
EDUC 511 Educational Psychology or CLEP - Educational Psychology 3
EDUC 513 Teaching World Language and ESL 3
EDUC 517 Multicultural Education 3
EDUC 534 Child and Adolescent Development or CLEP - Human Growth and Development 3
EDUC 603 Reading Strategies for Middle and Secondary Content Area 3
EDUC 502 Assessment and Evaluation 3
EDUC 504 Inclusive Education w/ Field Experience 3
EDUC 610** Student Teaching (all PRAXIS must be passed) 6
EDUC 620 Seminar in Student Teaching (taken with EDUC 610) 3

**Applications for student teaching must be submitted via online between December 15 and January 15 for the following Fall and Spring semester.

This certification requires field experience/observation hours, which are embedded in courses throughout this program.  For a list of courses requiring field observations, please view the College of Education Field Experience Observation Hours webpage.

External Agencies have authority to impose new standards for certification before a student's program of study is completed.