Post Baccalaureate Certification Programs Sample Curriculum

The following are requirements for all K-12 and 7-12 certifications (does not apply to elementary or special education):

    • First Semester Certification Seminar
    • Field Experience (100 clock hours minimum)
    • Human Development
    • Seminar: Psychology of Education
    • Multidisciplinary Foundations of Education
    • Content Area Reading
    • Characteristics and Remedial Strategies for Impaired Learner (not required for Art,CSD,H/PE,Music, SED)
    • Curriculum Adaptations for Special Needs Learners
    • Behavior Management Approaches
    • Methods, Materials, Assessment ESL
    • Effective Instruction in Secondary and K-12 Education
    • Student Teaching
    • Student Teaching Seminar

The program requirements are subject to change based on guidelines established by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.