Beacon Secondary Education Certification Minors

Gain the knowledge, skills and attributes needed to teach effectively in a high school classroom, whatever the subject area.

Immerse yourself in the content area of your choice for your bachelor’s degree – and pair it with a minor certification in high school education through our Beacon program.

To prepare for the high school classroom, students go into depth on the topic they will be teaching, preparing them for instructing grades 9 to 12.

Students also learn effective strategies for engaging and instructing high schoolers. Professional education coursework includes adolescent development, classroom management and techniques for measurement and assessment.

Available minor certifications include: