Jul 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Secondary Education Grades 6-12, Minor

Total Hours Required for Minor: 20

Students with a minor in Secondary Education Grades 6-12 will be eligible to begin a teaching career with a temporary teaching certificate and will need an additional 13 credit hours and passing scores on the appropriate Praxis Principles of Learning and Teaching exam to become a certified teacher.

This minor does not fulfill all certification requirements for earning a teaching license.

Term 1: Fall - 6 hours

Note: EDUC 203 requires 5 field experience hours, and EDUC 412 requires 10 field experience hours. 

EDUC 299 packet must be approved prior to enrolling in Portal II courses. 

Term 3: Summer - 3 hours

Note: EDUC 357 requires 10 field experience hours.

Term 5: Spring - 3 hours

Note: SPED 444 requires 20 field experience hours.


Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses applied to the minor.