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Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education Major in English (Nevada only)
If you’re interested in becoming a Nevada elementary school teacher, this program provides the broad, rigorous education you’ll need to succeed. Along with thorough exposure to essential knowledge across disciplines and the application of this knowledge in the classroom, you’ll also learn to identify and appreciate the cultural perspectives of diverse students. The program is made up of an enriched and provocative curriculum with content across subject areas, along with basic educational methodology courses. You’ll learn to apply that methodology to meet the requirements of all learners, especially those with special needs and those that are linguistically and culturally diverse. This course will prepare you to embark on a career as a respected elementary teacher in Nevada.
Integrate a variety of knowledge into a well-rounded school curriculum
Learn to design and deploy standards-based lesson plans
Understand human development to support cognitive, social, physical, and emotional growth
Create a positive learning environment that ensures healthy student growth
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission
Program is only open to residents of Nevada.
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