Political Science, Social Science, Secondary Education

Degree Requirements

This degree is part of a cooperative, interdisciplinary program involving the departments of economics, history, and sociology. Students choosing this program must complete additional courses in education and teaching strategies as well as submit applications for admission to teacher education and professional year.

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Application Information

Requirements for Teacher Education Application:

  • Completing ED-CIFS 201 and ED-TECH 202
  • Completing general requirements and within a few semesters of completing major content.
  • Cumulative GPA, Major GPA, and Education GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Letter of Application

Applications are due the Third Friday in September. An interview will be required prior to admittance. More information can be found in the resource section of this page.

Requirements for Professional Year Application:

  • Completing ED-CIFS 301 and 302 as well as ED-ESP 350
  • Cumulative GPA, Major GPA, and Education GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Passing scores on the PRAXIS II [Test #5931] for Political Science and second endorsement area
  • Resume, background check, and fingerprints

Applications are due the First Friday in February. More information can be found in the resource section of this page.

Resources

Learn More About Both Application Processes and Apply

Learn More About Both Application Processes and Apply

Idaho State Board of Education Certification Manual

Idaho State Board of Education Certification Manual

Praxis Information

Praxis Information

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