Middle and High School Education (12 Credit Minor)
The Department of Middle and High School Education offers a 12-credit minor. This minor partially satisfies requirements for New York State Certification.
To be eligible for a minor in Middle and High School Education, students must:
- File an application with the undergraduate adviser in the Department of Middle and High School Education.
- Have an overall college index of 2.7.
- Complete ENG 120 and COM 100 with a grade of 3.0 or better or an alternate course chosen in consultation with the advisor.
The required minor courses are:
ESC 301: Psychological Foundations of Middle and High School (15 hours of fieldwork required, 3 credits)
ESC 302: Social Foundations of Education: A Multicultural Perspective (15 hours of fieldwork required, 3 credits)
ESC 409: Instructional Strategies for Middle and High School (20 hours of fieldwork required** 3 credits)
ESC 429: Teaching Language, Literacy, and Educational Technology (20 hours of fieldwork required* 3 credits)
**Mathematics students should take ESC 432 or 4480 instead of ESC 409.
**Science students should take ESC 419 or 467 instead of ESC 409.
Last modified: 9/3/2014