Education Programs

  My experience at Wilson College was extremely rewarding and memorable. WilsJessaca Campbellon's professors truly care about their students and embody the pedagogy of Education at its roots. The educator I am today is shaped by the skills, tools, and resources that I obtained at Wilson and I have much to be thankful for."

Jessaca Campbell '11 5th grade teacher, Chambersburg Area School District


Required Education Courses for Secondary Education Certification

EDU 206 Educational Psychology
EDU 207 Adolescent Development/Cognition/Learning
EDU 215 Educaton for Students with Special Needs
EDU 341 Educational Assessment
EDU 312 Teaching English Language Learners
EDU 332 Teaching Secondary Methods
EDU 348 Pre-Practicum
EDU 430 Special Needs Seminar
EDU 431-35 Secondary Student Teaching Practicum (3 course credits)

Secondary Certification Areas
In addition to completing the courses above, each student must fulfill the requirements for one of the following subject areas of secondary certification:

A major in Biology, which must include:
BIO 208
CHM 310
BIO 314 or ENV 204

A major in Chemistry

A major in English, which is fulfilled by taking the following:
ENG 210, 224, 230, 299, 311
MCM 105 or 210 and MCM 110
Six electives; must include a minimum of FOUR courses in Literature; two in American, one in British, and one in European translation. Two of the electives may be in writing courses. At least TWO electives must be at the 300-level.

A major in mathematics to include:
MAT 306 Geometry
MAT 308 Introduction to Abstract Algebra

Social Studies:
A major with a concentration in History, Political Science, Business and Economics, or International Studies, which must include the following courses:
Economics 101, 102
Geography 102 or 201
History 112, 124, 125
Political Science 110, 120, 225
Sociology 110, 225

A major in Spanish, which must include:
SPN 209, 210, 220, and 221
And, in addition:
ENG 311
SOC 110

Technology Education Workshop 

Contact Information



Orientation #2 for F14 Practicum Students

Location: Science Center Auditorium
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Teacher Intern Program Information Session

Location: Warfield Hall

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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

PE Workshop

Location: Laird Hall

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8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Red Day #1 for F14 Practicum Students

Location: Laird Hall
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Technology Workshop

Location: Warfiled Room 111

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8:30 AM - 3:30 PM