Secondary Education Programs
Prospective first-year students meeting the "Assured" admission status may apply for admission to the College of Education as a pre-education major by indicating their preference on the Application for Admission.
Prospective transfer students with a cumulative GPA of 2.50 may apply for admission to the College of Education as a pre-education major by indicating their preference on the Application for Admission.
Students prepared for formal admission to educator preparation program must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75.
The secondary major is designed to prepare candidates to meet Nebraska Department of Education requirements for teacher certification. A minimum of 120 credits hours with a minimum GPA of 2.75 are required to graduate from the College of Education. Candidates may choose from several program options. Learn more >>
The College provides academic advising and support to students. Academic advisors are assigned to students and we encourage you to consult with your advisor regularly for program information and planning.
All candidates must meet the College of Education requirements for classroom practicums prior to clinical practice (student teaching). The practicum experiences are embedded in identified professional courses. Learn more ...
CLINICAL PRACTICE (STUDENT TEACHING)
The student teaching experience is an all-day, all semester experience in a metropolitan area school. Student teaching is the capstone experience. Learn more ...
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