Jun 22, 2024  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [FINAL EDITION]

Secondary Education, MEd

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Students can take secondary education as certification only or as a master’s degree with certification.

Available Certifications*

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth and Space Science
  • English/Language Arts
  • General Science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish

*Students must have the requisite background in the subject area or pass the Praxis content exam.


Research (3 Credits)

Students pursuing the master’s degree with certification are required to take an additional course in research.

Professional Core (21-24 Credits)

Total Credits: 30-36

**Certification students must also enroll in and complete a student teaching or intern teaching experience if this is their initial certification.

The program of study that appears here applies to students who were admitted for the summer session of this catalog year and later.  Students admitted prior to that term should select the appropriate catalog year of their admission.  Choose previous catalogs from the Home, Graduate, or Undergraduate Catalog Page at http://Catalog.widener.edu.


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