Acceptance to teacher education is required prior to enrolling in SCED 3100 , SCED 3210 , SCED 4200 , or SCED 4210 . This acceptance requires an overall GPA of at least 2.75, successful completion of a speech and hearing test, writing competency test, and passing a criminal background check.
All USU teacher education candidates will be required to take and pass the content exam approved by the Utah State Office of Education in their major content area prior to student teaching.
1 Students with a science teaching minor are required to take two science teaching methods courses (i.e., SCED 3400 and SCED 4400 ), thus raising the total for pedagogy courses to 25 credits.
2 The prefix for this course, numbered 3300, depends on the teaching minor.