Teacher Certification Programs

Elementary Education/Early Childhood (Department of Curriculum and Instruction) Licensing options:

Pre-School/Kindergarten through Grade 3

Grades 1-6

Grades 1-9

Secondary Education (Department of Curriculum and Instruction).

Licensing options: Grades 6-12 or Grades 9-12.


Foreign Languages: Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish

Health (minor only)


Sciences: Biology, Broad Field Science (Natural Science), Chemistry, Earth and Space Science, Physics

Social Sciences: Anthropology (minor only), Broad Field Social Studies, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology (minor only), Sociology

Special Education (Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education).

Behavioral/Emotional Disabilities (licensing options: Grades K-9, 6-12, K-12)

Early Childhood-Exceptional Education Needs

Mild or Moderate Cognitive Disabilities (licensing options: Grades K-9, 6-12, K-12)

Additional Secondary or K-12 Certification Areas

Art (Art)

Communicative Disorders (Speech and Language Pathology); license requires a graduate degree in this area (Curriculum and Instruction)

Dance (Dance)

English as a Second Language (ESL) (Curriculum and Instruction)

Kinesiology (Kinesiology)