Secondary Education Minor

Curriculum Requirements

Students must complete 20 credits to receive a Secondary Education minor.

The Secondary Education minor meets the majority of requirements for the California Preliminary Single Subject Teaching Credential. See the Professional Teacher Preparation section of the catalog under the Liberal Studies, Elementary Education, B.A. program. Students must consult with an advisor in the School of Education.

Program Courses
Behavioral Science Coursework
PSYC 200Introduction to Psychology 13
Teacher Preparation Coursework 2
LEDU 301Introduction to Teaching3
LEDU 330Psychological Foundations of Education3
LEDU 341Methods of Teaching Linguistically Diverse Students3
LEDU 425Secondary Content Area Reading3
LEDU 433Single Subject Pedagogy2
LEDU 438Secondary Curriculum, Differentiation, and Assessment3
Total Credits20

PSYC 200 will count toward the Core Curriculum requirement for Behavioral Science.


In order to apply the Teacher Preparation Coursework classes towards any California credential, students must earn at least a B- in each of these classes.