This Bachelor of Arts in education program will prepare you to teach children in grades 4 through 8. Students choose one of four subject-area concentrations — English, math, science or social studies.
You’ll take 30 credits in your specialty area and then round out your academic credentials with at least 12 credits in each of the other three concentrations.
Students are eligible to apply for the Instructional I Certificate issued by the Department of Education of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania if they have:
Follow the links below to see the degree requirements for each 4th grade - 8th grade subject-area concentration.
Courses are taught by faculty taught who have years of real-world experience both as teachers and administrators in the education field.
Breigh Svonavec '08 is a sixth grade English teacher for the Somerset Area School District in Somerset, Pa.