Educator Preparation programs at the undergraduate level focus on building the knowledge and developing the professional skills of preservice teachers. Our teaching candidates engage in learning effective teaching practices for diverse learners through supervised clinical experiences. There are 4 undergraduate educator preparation programs at KSC which lead to recommendation for endorsement for NH licensure to the New Hampshire Department of Education:
- Elementary Education (K-6)
- Secondary Education (5-12): English, Math, Social Studies
- Music Education (K-12)
- Physical Education (K-12)
There is 1 undergraduate education program at KSC. Students who successfully complete the birth to Age 5 major requirements will be eligible to apply for the New Hampshire Early Childhood Professional Credential (Early Childhood Educator II) via the Department of Health and Human Services.
- Early Childhood Development (Birth to Age 5)
KSC Educator Preparation Faculty affiliated with each program can meet with you provide more details and advising.
- Elementary Education (K-6 licensure program)
- Secondary Education (Grades 5-12 licensure programs)
- K–12 Licensure Programs
- Early Childhood Development Credential Program
Elementary Education (K-6 licensure program)
This program includes a multidisciplinary understanding of children from kindergarten through grade 6 and fulfills the requirements for Elementary Education (K-6) teacher licensure, with a (K-8) teacher licensure option. Complete details
Secondary Education (Grades 5-12 licensure programs)
These programs prepare students with both content and pedagogy, ready to teach a specific subject or discipline through a dual major in a content area (details below) and Secondary Education. Secondary Education programs fulfill the requirements for middle and/or high school licensure. Complete details
Please note: Effective 7/8/2021, programs below indicated with a * are on administrative hold. There will be no admission to the program for current and prospective students while on administrative hold.
- English Language Arts:
- Social Studies:
- Modern Languages:
- Spanish *
- Biology *
- Chemistry *
- Chemistry-Physics *
K–12 Licensure Programs
These programs prepare students to teach a specific subject or discipline from kindergarten through grade 12, and fulfill the requirements for K-12 licensure:
Early Childhood Development Credential Program
This program includes a multidisciplinary understanding of children from infancy through age 5, fulfilling the Birth-Age 5 credentialing track. See complete details.