Secondary Education - English Language Arts 6-12 (Bachelor of Science in Education)

English teacher leading class

The Secondary Education - English/Language Arts program supports the JSU learning-centered mission through the development of highly qualified teachers who are well-prepared to instruct a diverse student population through the development of 21st Century knowledge, skills, and dispositions. Successful completion of this program, earning a passing score on the edTPA and the state-required Praxis Subject Assessments, a student will be eligible to apply for the baccalaureate level Professional Certification to teach English/Language Arts in grades 6-12.

Potential Careers

Certified Teacher of Record, English/Language Arts (6-12), Teach Abroad, Education consultant, Community Educator

Median Annual Salary

Secondary English/Language Arts Teacher $52,000
*Average salary provided by World Population Review


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