TEACHING CERTIFICATION

The Modern Language Department works with the Education Department preparing our students to obtain their teaching certification in French, German, Spanish, and Japanese.

Students interested in the Teaching Certification program should contact the Education Department.

Please see in the table below for the Modern Language Department requirements for teaching certification.

 

Minimum Credit Hours in the Language

Required Courses

Required Examinations

French

24 credits at the 200, 300 and 400 levels

FREN-251

SPAN-252, or FREN-254

FREN-317, or FREN-314

FREN-328

At least 2 additional courses at the 300-, 400-level.

Qualifying Exam before being admitted.

Competency Examination before Certification

German

24 credits at the 200, 300 and 400 levels

GER-251
GER-252

GER-313 or GER-314; 328

At least two 300- or 400-level courses.

 

Japanese

 

JPN-211
JPN-212
JPN-301
JPN-328

ENGL-224

HIST-243 or POL-346

EAS-299, EAS-314, or EAS-401

Qualifying Exam before being admitted.

Competency Examination before Certification

Spanish

24 credits at the 200, 300 and 400 levels

SPAN-251

SPAN-252

SPAN-317

SPAN-328

At least 2 additional courses at the 300, 400 level.

Qualifying Exam before being admitted.

Competency Examination before Certification