Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education
Point’s Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education degree develops and trains secondary grades educators equipped to teach 6th through 12th grade who demonstrate the knowledge, skills, professional dispositions, and Christian attitudes associated with being an effective teacher. The secondary education major requires education coursework and the equivalent coursework of a major in either biology, English or history. The program includes three semesters of teacher education courses with field experiences and one semester of student teaching experience in a local public middle or high school. The degree in Secondary Education includes the courses and field experiences necessary for the successful student to teach children in grades six through twelve.
- Plan and implement an effective classroom management system.
- Use reflection, inquiry and critical analysis to improve teaching practices and professional behaviors.
- Use skills, attitudes, Christian behaviors and positive interpersonal relationships associated with being an effective teacher with all students.
The secondary education comprehensive curriculum is designed to help you develop foundational knowledge in education. Listed below are some of the courses offered to students:
- Educational Foundations
- Culture and Education
- Curriculum and Assessment
- Classroom Management
- Teaching Practicum
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Point’s degree in secondary education will equip you with the knowledge and tools to launch successful careers in education through roles such as:
- Curriculum Specialist
|Dr. Katura Lesane||Associate Professor of Education||College of Education|
|Eddie Clark||Director of Disability Services and Associate Professor of Education||College of Education|
|Dr. Lacey Southerland||Professor of Education||College of Education|
|Dr. James Donovan||Professor of Education||College of Education|
Your faith will be strengthened with courses taught from a biblical worldview—from business to biblical studies, math to ministry.
Point provides mentoring programs with faculty, alumni and local business professionals tailored to your personal and professional goals.
SMALL CLASS SIZE
Our 18-to-1 student to professor ratio provides a small class size where you’re not just a student – you’re family.