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    Feb 07, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History teacher certification

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The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences encourages students to explore teaching at the secondary level as a career option. The student’s academic advisor in the Dean’s Office for Undergraduates and Student Advising in GAB, Room 220, can assist students with specific requirements for teacher certification in History. Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared to sit for the certification examinations in History.

All state certification requirements and information on required examinations are available on the web site of the State Board for Educator Certification (SBEC),

Upper-level history courses, 21 hours

Distributed throughout the three history groups (Group A, US History; Group B, European History; Group C, African, Asian, Middle Eastern and Latin American History) in the following way: 9 hours from one group of the student’s choice, plus 6 hours from the remaining groups.

Additional requirements

Students meet all GPA requirements to apply for state certification. In order to enroll for the first required education course, the student must make application to the certification program in the College of Education in Matthews Hall, Room 105.

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