This program is designed for persons who have a bachelor’s degree and wish to be licensed as teachers of health education (PreK-12). Students who successfully complete the curriculum below are eligible. For information regarding application procedures and admission standards, students should consult the Admission-Graduate section of this catalog.
Students seeking initial licensure should consult the section of this catalog entitled College of Education and Allied Studies for information pertaining to licensure, admission to and retention in professional education, as well as important institutional deadlines.
A minimum 2.8 GPA
Three appropriate letters of recommendation. At least one letter of recommendation should be an academic reference from a professor.
A qualifying score on the Communication and Literacy Skills portion of the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure® (MTEL)
Official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate course work
Program of Study
Required courses (73 credits)
In addition to the following courses, students must supply evidence of current certification in Standard First Aid and CPR.