The B.S.E, in Secondary Education and Special Education provides candidates with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions in preparation for dual licensure in an instructional area and special education. As a content specialist with theory and practice in serving a broad range of diverse learners, candidates are well prepared for today's classrooms.
The B.S.E. in Secondary Education is a four-year undergraduate program with a minimum of 120 credits required for graduation. Candidates earn two certifications: (a) an instructional certificate in their area of study and (b) a teacher of students with disabilities certificate. Candidates participate in extensive and diverse clinical experiences from sophomore to senior year.
The program is aligned with the following professional standards:
"Every time I went to a school to do a teaching practicum, I met so many people — principals, superintendents and teachers — who all thought highly of Seton Hall because of its great reputation. All of them wanted to hire Seton Hall graduates."Conor MurtaghSecondary Education and English majors; Creative Writing minor
What Great Minds Can Do
Former Marine Conor Murtagh followed his calling to become a teacher and earned a Fulbright along the way.
The faculty in the College of Education and Human Services are expert researchers and practitioners in teacher and leader preparation as well as professional psychology and family therapy. Many are actively engaged with schools and community agencies, modeling best practices to their students in the university classroom and in the field. Collaboration within departments and across is encouraged with the recognition that supporting and improving the lives of children, families and communities is a complex process.
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As one of the country's leading Catholic universities, Seton Hall has been developing students in mind, heart and spirit since 1856. Home to nearly 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Seton Hall is a place that nurtures compassionate leaders who are prepared to make a difference in the world.
Seton Hall offers all the advantages of a large research university -a national reputation;challenging academic programs; notable alumni; state-of-the-art facilities; renowned faculty;and extensive opportunities for internships, research and scholarship -with all the benefits of a small, supportive and nurturing environment.
The best way to truly experience Seton Hall is to visit us in person.