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  Dec 15, 2017
2013-2014 Academic Catalog (August 2013 - July 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Education, English 5-9 (Not a Stand-Alone Field)

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The degree of Bachelor of Science in Education in English requires successful completion of at least 120 semester hours, including (1) the Program of General Studies  , including ENGL 203  and ENGL 204 ; (2) the Professional Education Component;  and (3) the requirements associated with one of the following certifications: 

English Grades 5-Adult 

This degree qualifies graduates for certification to teach English at both the middle-school and high-school level. To increase job opportunities, an additional teaching content specialization is recommended. See Content Specializations.

English Grades 5-9

Note: This teaching concentration must be combined with another teaching specialization:

(1) Combine English 5-9 as a Middle School Program with an additional approved specialization for grades 5-9, 5-Adult, 9-Adult, or Pre-K-Adult


(2) Combine English 5-9 with the Elementary (K-6)  Program.

Total Hours: 39


*ENGL 329A  is not required for those who are combining ELA 5-9 certification with a K-6 certification since they are required to take ENGL 329  (3 hours).

**The following categories must be represented within these three mini-courses: Shakespeare; women writers; and authors of historically marginalized ethnic groups, such as authors of color.

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