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Bachelor of Arts — Secondary English Education

Designed to align with rigorous standards set forth by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), the B.A./B.S. in Secondary English Education equips those called to teach secondary English in a public or private school setting. Students will gain theoretical knowledge and practical methodologies for successfully teaching English to this age group as they prepare for a future beyond high school. Through experiential learning, students will gain hands-on experience so they may become effective teachers in the classroom. In addition to covering the subjects of child/adolescent and educational psychology, instructional technology, instructional strategies, and exceptional children, the program also includes: English teaching methods, literature, composition, creative writing, modern grammar, language and culture, and critical approach to literature.


  • Prior Learning
  • Vocational Experience
  • Certificates
  • CLEP/DSSC Testing

Course Types & Cost Breakdowns

Major Requirements 72 Hours
University Core 55 Hours
Orientation 1 Hours
Approximate Total Degree CostSee Cost Sheet

Costs are an approximate guide only.

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University Core

12 Hrs

6 Hrs

3 Hrs

3 Hrs

7 Hrs

3 Hrs

3 Hrs

9 Hrs

6 Hrs


Written Communication

Oral Communication

Critical Inquiry & Aesthetic Analysis

Scientific Methods

Quantative Reasoning

Social & Behvaioral Analysis

Cultural Analysis

American History & Political Analysis

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