(6th - 12th grades)
High School teachers continue to be in demand as
veteran teachers prepare for retirement. Teacher education programs
for High School education degrees and licensure focus on comprehensive
curriculum content and pedagogical practices to prepare future teachers
for teaching any grade level 6th – 12th
Cowley College works closely with universities to design the
Associate of Arts degree options which meet their specific entrance requirements.
Those interested in earning licensure for teaching high school will focus
on one area of study (math, biology, chemistry, physics, English, etc).
Degree candidates will work with both the Education Department and the
department for the area of focus to ensure transfer needs. For example:
if the plan includes secondary biology, the student would work with both
the science and education departments to complete required course work
for transfer and/or licensure.
High demand areas in the field of education continue to be sciences,
mathematics and an increasing demand for Family and Consumer Science
teachers (which includes the teaching of such disciplines as culinary
arts, textiles, child care and development, foods and nutrition, and
In addition to the course work required for the following degree programs, students should also complete EDU6211 Introduction to Teaching and EDU6212 Introduction to Teaching Field Experience to be admitted to the transfer school’s college of education or teacher college.
Secondary Education Associate
of Arts Degree
For Information Contact:
Director of Education