English Education Major

Students seeking certification to teach high-school English must take 33 credit hours of English courses above the ENGL 110-111 level. Here is the link to the official English Education Major declaration form.

A student who wants to be certified to teach English in the high school setting must complete 33 hours of ENGL coursework taught at or above the 2000-level, including ENGL 2101, 3001, 3002, 3111, and 4100; ENGL 2102 or 2103; nine hours selected from ENGL 2201, 2202, 2203, 2204, 2205, 2206, or 2207; three hours of pre-1900 literature chosen from ENGL 3101, 3102, 3110, 3120, 3130, 3131, 3132, or 3201; and three hours of post-1900 literature selected from ENGL 3370, ENGL 3371, ENGL 3372, ENGL 3520/FILM 341, ENGL 3380, or ENGL 3362. In addition, students must complete all other courses required for teacher certification and meet the criteria for acceptance into the Teacher Education Program. See pages 66 of the course catalogue for more information.

Please contact PC’s Education department or Mr. Robert Stutts for further information.