Secondary Education Program

College of Education

Mission Statement

Welcome to the Secondary Education Program. This program must be combined with a bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) in a Utah State Board of Education (USBE) approved content area. Students who have already completed an approved content area degree may complete the courses required for secondary licensure only.

Watch this video to see what DSU Secondary Education students say about our program.

 

Secondary Education Program Information

A. Requirements for students with B.S/B.A Degrees in Progress:

    1. At least 95% of content course work needs to be completed and signed off by the major academic content department advisor(see chart below).
    2. The following prerequisite education courses need to be completed before students can enter into the program:
      • EDUC 1010 – Foundations/Introduction to Education
      • EDUC 2010 – Introduction to Teaching Exceptional Learners
      • EDUC 2400 – Foundations of Multicultural/ESL Learners
      • EDUC 2500 – Instructional Technology in K-12 Classrooms
      • EDUC 3110 – Educational Psychology

 

B. Requirements for students with B.S. / B.A or Higher Degrees Completed:

  1. You must have a content major that is acceptable for licensing from the Utah State Board of Education.
  2. The following Program prerequisite courses need to be completed before students can enter into the program:
    • EDUC 1010 – Foundations/Introduction to Education
    • EDUC 2010 – Introduction to Teaching Exceptional Learners
    • EDUC 2400 – Foundations of Multicultural/ESL Learners
    • EDUC 2500 – Technology for Educators & Electronic Portfolios
    • EDUC 3110 – Educational Psychology
  3. Academic content departments may add additional admission requirements. These requirements, if added, will focus on unique aspects of each discipline.

Application Deadline

Spring 2018 Application Deadline, September 15, 2017 at 12:00 noon

Set up an appointment with Ms. Brent (mikayla.brent@dixie.edu), Secondary Education Advisor, to review the program application.

 

Secondary Education Approved Content Majors

Art Education Art Advisor
Biology Education Biology Advisor
Biology/Integrated Science Education Biology Advisor
English Education English Advisor
Mathematics Education Mathematics Advisor
Spanish Education Spanish Advisor
Music Education Music Advisor
Physical Science Composite Physical Science Advisor
Social Science Composite Social Science Advisor
Theatre Education Theatre Advisor

Secondary Education Approved Content Minors

Biology Education Biology Advisor
Chemistry Education Chemistry Advisor
English Education English Advisor
Mathematics Education Mathematics  Advisor

See Content Major advisor before applying to the Secondary Education program.