Students seeking secondary teaching certification must fulfill the general requirements for a bachelor’s degree. Additionally, an approved teaching major must be completed. The approved majors are: biology, chemistry, communication and theatre, English, French, history, industrial technology education, integrated science, mathematics, music education, physical education, physics, Spanish, special education, and visual arts education. Requirements are listed under the respective departments.
In additional to an approved major, an approved minor must be chosen. Approved minors are: biology, chemistry, communication and theatre, economics, English, Spanish, French, German, geography, history, mathematics, physical education, physics, or political science. Students should consult individual department listings for details on these minors.
Students seeking K-12 certification in music education do not take TEMS 303 , PSYC 315 or TEMS 308 (see the Music Department for substitute requirements). Students majoring in visual arts education, music education, and physical education are not required to enroll in TEMS 310 .