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Adolescent to Young Adult Education (7-12)

Prepare to Teach Grades 7-12 in Ohio with the Adolescent to Young Adult Education Licensure Program

Want to become a high school or middle school teacher? If you already have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college but you have a passion for teaching, Urbana’s Post-Baccalaureate Licensure Program (Post-Bacc) program offers a direct route to the world of Adolescent to Young Adult Education, grades 7-12. This program offers flexibility for the organized and motivated working adult.

You can choose to specialize in math, language arts or social studies when earning your licensure in adolescent education. In addition to being eligible to apply for licensure in the state of Ohio, you’ll acquire skills in pedagogy, content, methods, curriculum and teaching strategies and combine it with field experience and student teaching. We’ll place you at schools where you’ll gain valuable classroom field experience and apply your learning in a 16-week student teaching program.

Obtain Teaching Licensure to Start Your Teaching Career

Students in the Post-Bacc program must complete education core courses in addition to the professional and pedagogical content courses for their chosen license area. You can use content courses completed as part of your bachelor’s degree with a grade of “C” or better to satisfy content requirements.

Post Baccalaureate & Endorsement Requirements

Urbana’s Educator Preparation programs offer students who have completed a bachelor’s degree the opportunity to complete the pedagogical and specialized content coursework needed to apply for a Resident Educator initial license.

Educator Preparation Programs Admission Requirements/Materials:

  • Completed undergraduate application
  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited institution
  • Official college transcript from any institution where coursework was completed

Take the first step toward becoming a licensed teacher!

Professional Licensure Information

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