Welcome Students and Visitors!
Miller Hall 400 Hours: M-F, 8:00am-5:00pm
Phone: (360) 650-3327 Fax: (360) 650-7516
Department Chair, Bruce Larson, Miller Hall 402C
Department Manager, Janna Cecka, Miller Hall 401C
Secondary Education offers these professional preparation programs for those wishing to teach middle and/or high school. In addition, there is a long list of possible endorsement areas one may major in. Candidates who successfully complete Secondary Education programs are recommended for residency teacher certification in the state of Washington. The curriculum is a carefully sequenced professional, comprehensive program with a learning and field-focused experience.
For candidates who desire to begin their teacher education program while completing their approved academic endorsable major, or those pursuing a BAE degree.
For candidates returning to become a teacher or those who desire to begin their teacher education program after completing an approved BA/BS academic endorsable major.
Master in Teaching (MIT)
For candidates returning to become a teacher or those who desire to begin their teacher education program after completing an approved BA/BS academic endorsable major and who desire a Master's Degree. Offered in Bellingham or at our Everett site.
This is an optional endorsement, which must be accompanied by the professional preparation program in Secondary Education and preparation for an English Language Arts or Social Studies endorsement.
Teacher Education Admissions, Friday Information Sessions
You are invited to attend any of the information sessions to learn more about teacher education programs, admission requirements, application steps, and Q & A time. https://wce.wwu.edu/admissions/teacher-education-admissions