Some of you may be more interested in teaching something specific, such as English, Spanish, or Math in middle or high school settings. BYU offers several “secondary education” majors for people with these career interests! You will become an expert in the subject by taking classes in that specific subject, take some additional education classes to help you know how to teach, complete student teaching in middle or high schools, and finally, gain licensure to teach that subject from grades 6 to 12.
Check out below for a full list, as well as links to the departments. The name of of the college is linked to the advising center for all of the majors listed below it.
Check out all of the options and see which subject would be best for you! If you have questions, let us know, or contact the college under which the major is listed. Study what interests you AND teach others. Prepare students to take on the real world! #BeATeacher