Minor in Psychology for Secondary Education
I. Minor Program Requirements
Eighteen semester credits of psychology courses, including:
- PSY 105 General Psychology
- PSY 216 Social Psychology
- PSY 228 Adolescent Psychology
- PSY/ED 229 Educational Psychology
- PSY 306 Abnormal Psychology
- Psychology Elective
II. Other Program Requirement
- ED 344 Secondary Social Studies
III. Teacher Licensure
To obtain teacher licensure in Psychology for Secondary Education, a student must complete:
- ED 408 Student Teaching in the Minor Area
- or ED 410 Student Teaching
IV. Acceptance into the Teacher Education Program and Student Teaching
Teacher Education Program: Students pursuing academic programs that lead to teacher licensure must seek admission to the teacher education program by the end of their sophomore year.
Student Teaching: In the spring semester of the junior year, all preservice teachers must seek admission to student teaching.
- See page 140 for Secondary Education Requirements and Professional Education Requirements for Secondary Education in academic catalog.
- All Psychology for Secondary Education students must meet the following requirements:
- earn a grade of “C-” or better in all Professional Education Requirements, Minor Program Requirements, and Other Program Requirements;
- earn a minimum 2.5 cumulative grade point average;
- earn a minimum 2.65 grade point average in Minor Program Requirements and in Other Program Requirements;
- earn a minimum 2.65 grade point average in Professional Education Requirements.
- Students pursuing a minor in psychology for secondary education may be required to student teach outside the Helena area.
For full course descriptions, see the Carroll College Academic Catalog.