Welcome to the Secondary Education (SCED) Program in the Department
of Education Specialties, housed in the Seidel School of Education
and Professional Studies at Salisbury University. Our faculty
and staff members are committed to preparing prospective
teachers and we look forward to working with you.
Our work is guided by a conceptual framework centered on
knowledge, skills and dispositions, critical for today’s
educators to promote student success. You can find information
about our Conceptual Framework’s specific themes and associated
learning outcomes at
candidates in a secondary education
program complete a rigorous program of study
in the academic major and professional
education courses. Secondary
by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
and approved by the Maryland State Department of Education for
secondary school teacher certification (Grades
University offers bachelor's degree
programs leading to secondary certification in a number of
liberal arts and science disciplines.
Persons already holding an undergraduate degree who wish to
teach in their subject area at the secondary level,
should apply to the
Randall Groth, Ph.D.