Teaching for Secondary Students
Secondary education is a challenging, yet rewarding, field. You will learn how to be responsible for teaching specific content area subjects to secondary school students. You will take courses in your specific content area (i.e. English, science, math, etc.), and you also will complete teaching and child development courses offered through the Department of Curriculum and Instruction in the College of Education.
|Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
According the Bureau of Labor, jobs for high school teachers are expected to grow by 7 percent from 2010 to 2020.
College of Education students have several opportunities to work as part of their curriculum with local school districts to help teachers integrate Idaho standards into their curriculum.
Upon completion of your course work, you will be required to take certification exams by the state in which you will work. You also will complete a one semester internship experience in a classroom environment, where you will learn alongside experienced teachers. You also will receive personal mentorship from our leading education faculty. Learn more about semester internships.