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Secondary Education Certification - English

California University of Pennsylvania

30 months
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774 USD/credit 9288 USD/year
774 USD/credit 9288 USD/year
516 USD/credit 6192 USD/year
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About

Open up worlds of knowledge for middle and high school students. Level I certification and a master's degree in Secondary Education Certification - English from California University of Pennsylvania prepares you to teach English to grades 7-12 in Pennsylvania, while giving you essential real-word experience as an effective classroom leader.

Overview

Join our history of producing top-quality educators. 

  • Cal U has been training Pennsylvania teachers for over 160 years.
  • Cal U's teaching programs are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and have been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) since 1954. We are continuing with the successor organization, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
  • Our partnerships with local school districts foster exceptional observation and student teaching experiences.

Program Benefits

Whether you have a background in English or are switching careers from another field, the Secondary Education Certification - English from California University of Pennsylvania will give you mastery of the latest practices and theories in literacy, language arts and English education while deepening your expertise in the discipline.

  • Study English curriculum development techniques and how to use the Standards Aligned System (SAS).
  • Learn top strategies in classroom management.
  • Master classroom technology for the teaching of English.
  • Deepen your knowledge of poetry, drama, fiction, grammar, historical world literature and other related topics.
  • Gain real-world experience through student teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English Composition 
  • Intro to Poetry 
  • Intro to Fiction
  • Intro to Drama 
  • World Lit to 1600 
  • World Lit from 1600 
  • English Literature
  • Research for Writers 
  • Studies in Writing 
  • Survey of American Literature 
  • Survey of American Literature 
  • English Grammar and Usage 
  • Introduction to Linguistics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.8

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with a GPA of 2.80 or higher (Students with a GPA below 2.80 may apply for conditional admission)
  • Official transcripts from an accredited undergraduate institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    9288 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 774 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • In-State

    6192 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 516 USD per credit during 30 months.

Living costs for California

1570 - 2658 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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