Bachelors in Secondary Education
NM Public Education Department Teaching Licensure which prepares students to work effectively with children of diverse backgrounds grades kindergarten through eighth grade..
Advising for our Bachelors in Secondary Education (E ED) program is available through the Center for Academic Advising and Student Support .
All secondary education majors have a teaching field major.. We offer licensure for the State of New Mexico in Business, Language Arts, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Science, and Social Studies. In some areas such mathematics, education majors, take the same course of study as mathematics majors. In the broad teaching fields like social studies, science, and language arts, the course work covers more breadth to broaden the teachers’ knowledge of the range of content in these disciplines.
Upon acceptance into the College of Education Teacher Education Program (TEP), students take courses in education including integrated methods courses in the subject areas of math, science, reading, language arts, fine arts and social studies; school and community collaboration; and advanced assessment. During these final two years of the program, students’ knowledge is developed and skills are practiced through extensive field experiences where students act in the role of teaching assistants.