Grand Canyon University offers a Bachelor of Arts in English for Secondary Education, which is an accredited degree program that prepares aspiring English teachers to meet the challenges of the modern secondary education classroom. Students in the program will learn effective written and oral communication skills, and the ability to think critically about texts of varying media. Future secondary educators will learn how to best handle major issues that are central to adolescent learning development.
Learning outcomes for aspiring teachers include:
- Creating developmentally appropriate learning curriculum
- Making content meaningful to students, and guide them in critical thinking and problem-solving
- Using diverse instructional methods and strategies
- Pursuing professional development and collaborate with key education stakeholders
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Grand Canyon University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
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