Secondary Education

Graphic of Secondary Education ClassroomWelcome to the Single Subject Credential Program!

"It is a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together." –unknown

We are so glad you are here!  We, as the SSCP Faculty, care deeply about preparing competent and caring professionals for the field of education.  While teaching has its challenges, teaching also has lifelong rewards and we are excited that you are considering a future that enables you to educate today's youth!

In our program, we will provide you with the support you need to impact a generation of students.  You will find that our program pairs research and practice to position you to be a teacher of impact from day one!  To learn more about the structure of our program and the required coursework, please access the links below for pre-admission information sessions and advising information.

We look forward to being a part of your journey!

Credential Program Information

Fall 2021 Application Period
January 28, 2021 - March 1, 2021

Interview Date
March 27, 2021- April 2, 2021

Program Orientation
May 7, 2021 

Pre-Program & Program Advising

Dr. Jon McFarland- May 13th (4:00- 5:00 pm)

Summer 2021: Thursdays from 2:00 – 5:00 pm


Dr. Derek Riddle May 18th (2:30-3:30 pm)

Summer 2021:Tuesdays from 9:00am – 12:00 pm


Dr. Heather Dean May 26th (10:00-11:00 am)


Helpful Links

Application Materials

Student Teaching

Students accepted into the credential program are allowed to begin their student teaching experience during the 1st program semester. All students interested must submit a student teaching application to Field Services for consideration. Please visit the SSCP Student Teaching webpage below for the application deadline, requirements, and further information. Applications may be submitted to DBH 320 or emailed to

SSCP Student Teaching Information

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