Requirements – Secondary Ed

Kentucky Certification in Secondary Education 8-12

51-57 hours

Academic Major

Students wishing to be certified in secondary education must choose an academic major. A major includes a 30-semester hour minimum. (“C” minimum is required in each course.) A student must meet academic program requirements set forth elsewhere in this bulletin.

Kentucky Certification in Secondary Education
51-57 hours
Professional Education Courses: a ``C'' or better grade is required in each of these courses.
ED 1100Introduction to Education
ED 2302 Educational Technology (replaces CL 1101 in gen. ed.)
ED 2303Exceptional Child
ED 3308Educational Psychology
ED 3311Methods and Materials High School
ED 3312 Subject Area Methods and Materials
ED 4203 Sr. Seminar/Portfolio Development
ED 4300 Discipline/Classroom Management
EDMG 2301Adolescent Development
EDSE 4601 Student Teaching
EDSE 4602 Student Teaching
PEH 2300Contemporary Health Topics
Supporting Requirements
These courses may be used to satisfy the general education requirements.
ED 2300Foundations of Education
Must take one of the following:
POLS 1301American National Government
POLS 2302State and Local Government

Must complete a minimum of six hours of the same foreign language or CLEP test credit, unless the content major requires intermediate proficiency in which case the student must take twelve hours. Spanish is recommended.