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Secondary Education (6-12)

Shenandoah University

48 months
32510 USD/year
32510 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Secondary Education (6-12) in Initial Teacher Licensure program at Shenandoah University prepares you to be an effective (6-12) teacher.


Students select a concentrations in one of these areas:

  • English
  • History
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Business & Information Technology

You’ll complete coursework necessary to earn Virginia licensure (coursework can be adapted for teachers who are provisionally licensed), and spend 300-500 hours gaining hands-on classroom experience. Classes in the Secondary Education (6-12) program at Shenandoah University are available at two campuses or online and taught by faculty who hold terminal degrees and K-12 teaching licenses. Our programs are fully accredited by CAEP.


Shenandoah graduates serve as leaders in schools throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Virginia.

Public school teachers’ salaries are a matter of public record, and a search of a pK-12 Public School Division website will yield the salary scale.

Once employed, teachers are placed on a scale that shows incremental increases each year, according to degrees and credentials.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Child Development
  • Child Development Lab
  • Orientation to Teaching/Practicum
  • Methods & Assessments in Middle/Secondary Schools
  • Methods & Management in Middle/Secondary Schools
  • Reading & Writing in the Content Area
  • Student Teaching in the Middle/Secondary Schools

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You will need to complete the undergraduate application for international admissions.
  • Have your former high school send an official transcript directly to Shenandoah University’s Office of Admissions. If an institution is unable to send original documents, you must have an appropriate school official certify that the copy is an official copy with a stamp and signature.
  • All transcripts from non-U.S. institutions must also be submitted for an academic credential evaluation to obtain equivalency information regarding courses, credits, grades and degrees earned. 
  • All applicants must demonstrate English proficiency
  • Please complete the Supplemental Application for International Students and provide financial documentation in order to start the process of obtaining an I-20. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    32510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16255 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    32510 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16255 USD per semester during 48 months.


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Secondary Education (6-12)
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