Education

Education

Academic Programs (Bachelor of Arts)

  • Elementary Education (K – 6th) – available through traditional and AGS programs
  • Special Education (K – 12th) – available through traditional and AGS programs
  • Integrated Education (Elementary Education K – 6th and Special Education K – 12th) – available through traditional and AGS programs
  • ESL English as a Second Language (K – 12th)
  • Middle Grades (6th – 9th) with concentrations in:  Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, and/or Social Studies
  • Secondary Education (9th -12th):  English, Mathematics, Science, and/or Social Studies
  • Special Subject Areas (K-12th):  Art Education, Music Education, Physical Education, and Spanish Education

Add-On Licensure Programs

MHU offers “add-on licensure programs” in four areas as listed below.  “Add-On” programs do not require formal admission into TEP if the student is only seeking the “add-on license program” and already has a valid North Carolina teaching license.  Please consult with Adult and Graduate Studies office and the Education Department.

  • Academically and Intellectually Gifted (K – 12th)
  • English as a Second Language (K – 12th)
  • Reading Specialist (K – 12th)
  • Special Education (K – 12th)

Note:  Undergraduate students may elect to complete an “add-on license program” at the same time they are completing their academic program for an initial teaching license.  Please consult with the Education Department for information regarding admission, course prerequisites, and student teaching requirements, if applicable, for the “add-on program”.

Licensure-Only Academic Programs

Available only through Adult & Graduate Studies

Individuals who have already earned an undergraduate degree, may apply to one of our licensure-only programs as listed below.  Candidates should consult with the Adult and Graduate Studies office and the Education Department for additional information, admission applications, and admission requirements.  Licensure-Only candidates are not required to take the Praxis I Core Academic Skills Tests.

  • Elementary Education (K – 6th)
  • Special Education (K – 12th)
  • Integrated Education (Elementary Education K – 6th and Special Education K – 12th)