Secondary Education, Bachelor | University of Wisconsin - River Falls | River Falls, United States
48 months
Duration
16129 USD/year
16129 USD/year
8136 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Our Secondary Education program at University of Wisconsin - River Falls prepares teachers for secondary school positions, in either Early Adolescence (grades 6-12) or Early Childhood – Adolescence (K-12). It consists of a minimum of 120 semester hours of broad general education, specialized preparation in one or more subject areas and professional preparation needed for effective teaching.

Overview

Early Adolescence/Adolescence Programs

Our early adolescence/adolescence programs prepare students to teach grades 6-12. It includes comprehensive majors in the following areas:

  • Broad Area English
  • Broad Field Science licensure (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
  • Broad Field Social Studies
  • Physical Science

It also includes majors in the following areas:

  • Chemistry
  • Communication Sciences and Disorders (does not lead to licensing at the undergraduate level)
  • Geology (Earth Science Certification)
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Physics

Early Childhood/Adolescence Programs

Our early childhood/adolescence programs prepare students to teach kindergarten through 12th grade. It includes comprehensive majors in the following areas:

  • Agricultural Education
  • Art
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Music (choral or instrumental options)

It also includes majors in the follow areas:

  • Health Education
  • Spanish
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

We make it easy to choose a major area that interests you and in addition to our variety of major options, we’ve got a broad selection of minors, allowing you to personalize your education and focus on passions.

Potential Careers

University of Wisconsin - River Falls’s Secondary Education program prepares you for a career in secondary education. Our graduates land teaching positions each year in Wisconsin, Minnesota and beyond.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

As a student in this program, you will learn to:

  • Teach effectively in K-12 schools.
  • Develop and use assessments to evaluate student performance and to promote intellectual, personal and social growth of students.
  • Gain an understanding of each student's diverse needs and how to meet them through instruction.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UW System application 
  • $25 application fee (with your online application)
  • Passport copy (page with picture, name and date of birth)
  • Evidence of English language proficiency -- see approved scores and ESL programs
  • Students who do not meet the university's language proficency requirements are able to enroll in the English Language Transition (ELT) Program
  • Certification of Finances Form with supporting bank statement. Funding must be greater than or equal to the estimated expenses on the Certification of Finances Form.
  • Academic records from secondary school showing a graduation date.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16129 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16129 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16129 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8136 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8136 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Minnesota Resident (Reciprocity Approved): $10,394 per year

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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