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Secondary Education and Political Science

University of Nevada, Reno

48 months
Duration
23562 USD/year
23562 USD/year
7470 USD/year
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About

Students who complete this Secondary Education and Political Science Program from University of Nevada, Reno, will earn two degrees: the Bachelor of Arts in Education/Secondary Education and the Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. 

Overview

The Secondary Education and Political Science program from University of Nevada, Reno  provides students with a broad background in political science and then they take courses specifically designed to help them become secondary teachers. Students who successfully complete the program are prepared to teach in secondary education, graduate school, or an immediate career in a professional field. 

This dual degree program supports the commitment of the University of Nevada Reno to provide our communities with highly qualified, diverse professional educators.

Careers with a degree in Secondary Education and Political Science

The degree provides the necessary training and opportunities for a career in teaching in grades 7-12, and possibilities for work in education-related and other fields, such as public service and political communication. Some graduates have gone on to get post-graduate degrees in education, law, political science or other fields.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Reading and Writing in the Secondary School
  • Methods for Adolescent and Adult English Learners
  • Secondary Education Pedagogy 
  • Secondary Pedagogy 
  • Classroom Management 
  • Secondary Supervised Teaching Internship 
  • Teaching Secondary Social Studies 
  • Students with Disabilities in General Education Settings
  • Education for a Changing World 
  • Parent Involvement and Family Engagement 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete your application and pay application fee
  • Complete the simple International Student Application online and pay $95.00 USD non-refundable application fee
  • Submit a copy of your passport biographical page
  • Have official transcripts sent from your high school
  • Transcripts are considered official if they are received via regular mail/post in a sealed envelope, emailed
  • Verify you have met English language requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    23562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23562 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    23562 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23562 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7470 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7470 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Reno

860 - 1230 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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