Secondary & K-12
Student Handbook (Word file)
The Department of Education Specialties offers bachelor's
degree programs leading to K-12 certification in a number of
liberal arts and science disciplines. In Maryland,
secondary certification covers middle school and high school,
specifically grades 7-12.
Persons already holding an undergraduate degree who wish to
teach in their subject area at the K-12 level, should apply to
At the undergraduate level, students at SU may achieve
K-12 teacher certification in the areas below. Students
interested in teaching should consult the department chair about
current teacher-shortage areas.
Please follow the links below to the checklist for each K-12
Students wishing to pursue K-12 certification must
do the following: