Post-Bacc Certification in English Education

Degree: Certificate

Post-Bacc Certification in English Education provides a pathway to teach English in grades 7-12 in PA schools.

Why Study This Program

The post-baccalaureate certification provides a pathway to certification for students who wish to become teachers, but who do not have a degree in education.

What Will You Learn?

Students seeking their first instructional certificate through the post-baccalaureate certification program receive coursework based on their incoming knowledge and experiences to best prepare them as educators. Most applicants need to complete some content courses, foundational education courses, professional education courses, and a semester of student teaching.

To be certified as an English teacher and receive a Pennsylvania Instructional I certificate, you must pass the Pennsylvania Department of Education mandated Praxis Tests.