Secondary Education Concentration at Salisbury University
SU offers teacher certification with the Maryland State Department of Education. By following course requirements, you can be approved to teach English in grades 7-12.
About the Secondary Education Concentration Program
What better way to share your passion for English than by teaching it? Salisbury University’s English Program offers a concentration in secondary education, leading to teacher certification with the Maryland State Department of Education. That means that simply by following your course requirements, you can be approved to teach English in grades 7-12.
Our English Department can help you become a teacher who opens doors for all types of learners, no matter what they background. Our program also prioritizes helping our students learn how to integrate new technologies into the classroom—a skill that has only grown more important.
Courses of Study
Secondary education is a concentration within the English major. SU’s program is designed to cover many perspectives, and students take classes in composition, humanities and diversity. Our award-winning faculty are the recipients of many prestigious honors such as Fulbright and National Endowment for the Humanities Institute fellowships. They are committed to making writing central to undergraduate education and closely mentor students to help them develop the writing and communication skills they need.
Review our program requirements in the catalog:
Follow this four-year curriculum guide to help you graduate on time: