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.