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 the MAT Program.
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 program:
Students wishing to pursue K-12 certification must do the following: