About Secondary Education
Teaching is so much more than a career. It's a calling.
Share your passions through teaching. The secondary education bachelor's degree program at California University of Pennsylvania is specifically designed to prepare top subject area teachers at the middle and high school levels.
Combine teacher education courses and field experiences with strong programs in the content area you would like to teach, including biology, chemistry, physics, Earth and space science, English, communications, math, social studies, and art.
Discover why Cal U is a top university for teachers.
- All Cal U secondary education program graduates meet state requirements to for teaching certification in one of nine subject areas.
- Fieldwork and student teaching experiences boost your resume and make you career-ready.
- We are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. In addition, Cal U education programs have been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) since 1954, and we are continuing with the successor organization, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).