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 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 (36 credit hours)
English Major Core (39 credit hours)
Secondary Education Professional Core (36 credit hours)
General Electives (9 credit hours)
Graduation Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in English with Secondary Education Licensure
The faculty recommends students in the B.A. in English with Secondary Education Licensure to the Board of Trustees as candidates for graduation when they have completed the following requirements.
Completion of a total of 120 credits, including all general education, English major, and secondary education professional core requirements.
A letter grade of D or better and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better in all CCU coursework, and a C- or better in all professional education courses.
Completion of 180 hours of ministry/community service and 180 chapel credits. Transfer students are required to complete 45 hours of ministry/community service and 45 chapel credits each year of attendance at CCU. For further details on ministry/community service, see the Life Directions Center (LDC) section of this catalog. For further details on chapel credits, see the Student Life section of this catalog.