Curriculum

EDU 505

Introduction to Educational Technologies

3

EDU 535

Foundations and Social Determinants of Education

3

EDU 536

Educational Psychology: Developing Learners

3

EDU 537

Exceptional Individuals

3

EDU 538

Instructional Design and Curriculum Development

3

EDU 539

Reading, Writing and Speaking in Content Areas

3

EDU 545

Teaching Methods for Secondary Content Areas

3

EDU 546

Student Teaching

5

EDU 547

Seminar in Secondary Student Teaching

1

SPE 509

Content Areas Instructional Strategies

3

EDU 559

Assessment—General and Special Education

3

EDU 567

The English Language Learner

3

Program Requirements

In addition to the admissions requirements we require the student to meet the following criteria:

  • 3.0 undergraduate grade point average
  • Essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume
  • One college level introductory psychology course
  • B.A. or B.S in Biology, Chemistry, English, General Science, Mathematics, History or equivalent coursework
  • Prior to Student Teaching, you must have current (no more than one year old) clearances for ACT 34 Criminal Record, ACT 151 Child Abuse Record, and FBI Federal Criminal History
  • Membership in Student Pennsylvania State Education Association (SPSEA)
  • Students whose native language is not English must also submit an official report of TOEFL scores or other proof of competency in English

*Admission to the student teaching semester for students in the M.A.T. Program requires Pennsylvania state passing scores on appropriate PRAXIX II Subject Assessments for each certification.