The Secondary English/Language Arts Licensure Program graduates earn a B.A. in English. This program is 120 credit hours and offers supervised clinical practice experiences in both middle and high school settings. Upon program completion, the candidate has met all requirements for an institutional recommendation for an Initial Colorado Teacher License with an Endorsement in the area of English Language Arts.
The Secondary Education English/Language Arts Licensure Program requires a major in English and completion of the following 120 credit hours:
General Education Core (39 credit hours)
English Major Core (42 credit hours)
Secondary Education Professional Core (36 credit hours)
General Electives (3 credit hours)
*Teacher candidates in the Secondary English Licensure Program may choose to complete 1 general elective course in a subject area of their choice, or use this elective to transfer approved credits into CCU and/or the School of Education. Possibilities for the 3 credits include: a Spanish language class, advanced biblical studies, a business course, or a course offered by the School of Music. Teacher candidates are required to work directly with the Life Directions Center regarding choice and enrollment of elective credits.