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Teaching in Grades 9-12 or PK-12

Students pursuing teaching certification in grades 9-12 or PK-12 complete majors that relate to their specific area of certification. They also enroll in several specific education courses.

Program Admission

Admission to Furman’s Teacher Education Program is required for all prospective certifiers. Learn how to apply.

Certification Worksheets

Secondary (Mathematics, English, Social Studies) Grades 9-12

Students seeking secondary licensure for teaching in non-science disciplines (English, Mathematics, or Social Studies) must complete two science courses with one requiring a separate laboratory component.

Secondary (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) Grades 9-12

Foreign Languages (French, Spanish) Grades PK-12

Students seeking secondary licensure for teaching Languages (grades PK- 12) must complete two science courses with one requiring a separate laboratory component.

Music Education (Choral, Instrumental) Grades PK-12

Students seeking licensure in Music (grades PK-12) must complete one science course with a laboratory component.

Certification Program for Secondary Grades