Secondary (grades 5–12)

Secondary (grades 5–12)

St. Kate’s secondary program is designed for students who want to become licensed teachers for grades 5–12 in one of these areas:

Below is a sample course plan. Upon admission, you will work with an advisor to plan courses that meet the requirements for the licensure you are seeking.

Year 1

  • Fall
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements
    • Supporting Courses
    • Content Area Courses
  • Spring
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements
    • Women's Fitness and Wellness
    • Supporting Courses
    • Content Area Courses

Year 2

  • Fall
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements
    • Supporting Courses
    • Content Area Courses
  • Spring
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements or Teachers as Leaders for a Changing Society
    • Supporting Courses
    • Content Area Courses

Year 3

  • Fall
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements
    • Supporting Courses
    • Content Area Courses
  • Spring
    • Liberal Arts Core Requirements or Teachers as Leaders for a Changing Society
    • General Methods: Secondary
    • Fieldwork

Year 4

  • Fall
    • Literacy in the Content Areas
    • Discipline Specific Middle Level Methods*
    • Discipline Specific Senior High Methods
    • Fieldwork
  • Spring
    • Current Issues in Education
    • Student Teaching and Seminar: Secondary

*Chemistry and Life Science candidates wishing to complete Middle Level General Science will need to add Special Methods Middle School Science. You must complete all middle level content courses to be eligible for this course. You must also complete Student Teaching Middle School in the semester following secondary student teaching.