Secondary Education Grades 7-12
Students in the Secondary Education program from Rio Salado College are preparing to teach grades 7-12. This program requires 38 credits, including in-person field experiences in many of the courses as well as a nine-week (45 instructional days) student teaching experience.
Secondary students must choose a content area for certification. In Arizona it is not required that students have a degree in the chosen content area, but they must verify content proficiency through the passage of a state-approved content exam.
This program is dedicated to providing instruction in educational theory balanced with current classroom practices. The program focuses on a value-centered approach toward the preparation of caring, uniquely-qualified candidates to address the needs of diverse populations in today's schools. The Secondary Teaching Certification curriculum prepares students to teach grades 7-12. Secondary Education students select a concentration for certification from the following disciplines: English, Mathematics, Science, or Social Studies.
Post-Baccalaureate courses are designed for individuals who have a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited university and who would like to become a teacher.
Post-Baccalaureate courses are designed for individuals who have a bachelor's degree or higher (in any area) from an accredited university.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Many states will NOT accept Arizona Certificates if there are deficiencies listed on the certificate.
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