The Basic Teaching Track in Secondary English is a degree designed for individuals who possess a bachelor's degree and appropriate coursework for English. Successful completion of the program will lead to a master's degree and can lead to state certification. It is anticipated that students would complete the 36-semester hour program in one calendar year of full-time study, beginning with the Summer Pre-Session.
The Advanced Teaching Track in Secondary English degree for individuals who already possess teacher certification in English. In addition to core courses, these certified teachers will concentrate on individual professional development by electing 12 semester hours of coursework from the areas of English, foundations of education, instructional technology, or counseling. The GPA requirement for this program is 3.00 or greater.