Description of the Program

This program is intended for individuals with at least a bachelor's degree in a history or a history-related field who intend to become a secondary history educator (6-12). The program leads to the completion of the graduate degree but also fulfills the requirements for an Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE) Alternative-A Teaching Certificate in Secondary History (6-12). 

Admission Requirements

  1. Unconditional admission to UAH and major department (if applicable)
  2. Undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher
  3. Passing score on required Praxis II Content Area Exam
  4. Program of Study (POS) on file in Education 

Program Requirements

ED 501INTRO TO EDUCATION0
ED 604CONTRIBUTION PSY TO EDUC3
ED 609CLASSROOM & BEHAVIOR MGMT3
ED 524TCHNG SOC STUD MID & SEC SCH I2
ED 534TEACH SOC ST MID & SEC SCHL II2
ED 530APPLIED MULTICULTURALISM3
ED 608EXPAND RDG ABIL CONT AREA INST3
ED 520COMPUTER BASED INSTRUCT'L TECH3
ED 607EDU LEADER AS EVALUATOR3
ED 593ED EXCEPT CHILD & YOUTH3
ED 698HIGH SCHOOL INTERNSHIP3
History Content Courses 500+15
Students are required to complete 200 hours of field experiences throughout the program before their internship.
Total Semester Hours43