Welcome to the Department of Secondary Education. We offer programs for those who wish to pursue a career in teaching middle and high school (single subject credential), and those who wish to pursue a graduate degree in secondary education.

Our Single Subject Credential Program melds theory with practice in a field-based approach to teacher education. The year-long program prepares teachers to teach in K-12 departmentalized settings in the following subjects: English, social science, science, mathematics, foundational mathematics, art, music, physical education and world languages (including English language development). View our Single Subject Credential page to learn more.

Our Masters of Science in Secondary Education provides career teaching professionals with a course of study to enrich their knowledge of current theory, policy and practice in the field of secondary education. Our 100% online program is among the very best in the nation for online graduate degrees in Education by U.S. News and World Report. View our Graduate Program page to learn more.

Our Combined Credential and Master’s Program in Culturally and Linguistically Sustaining Teaching is an advising path that allows highly motivated students to earn both a credential and master’s degree simultaneously.