About Secondary Education English Concentration
Open up worlds of knowledge for middle and high school students.
Equip students with invaluable tools of thought and expression. A bachelor's degree in secondary education with an English concentration from California University of Pennsylvania prepares you to teach English to grades 7-12 in Pennsylvania, while giving you essential real-world experience as an effective classroom leader.
This rigorous undergraduate program combines core education courses with classes on literary forms and English history.
Cal U has a strong reputation of producing top-quality educators.
- Cal U has been training Pennsylvania teachers for over 165 years.
- This program is 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).
- Our partnerships with local school districts enable exceptional fieldwork and student teaching experiences.