What should I major in (college) to be an English teacher at a high school?
The title says it all pretty much. Also, could a minor be of any significant help getting a teacher position? If so, what minor?
Asked By: Morello - 4/12/2010
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The number of bachelor's degree programs leading to secondary subject certification is falling regularly. In a school that offers it, it's called A BEd in English Teacher Education (or similar) or a BA in English with 'teacher certification option' such as this one --->http://english.chass.ncsu.edu/undergraduate.php... More
Answered By: CoachT - 4/12/2010
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You should major in Secondary Education, with a minor in English.
Answered By: HE MiGHT BE THE ONE (3-10-2010) - 4/12/2010
Major in secondary education with a concentration in English/humanities or major in English and take the required courses to have teaching credentials in your state. A minor in something sports-related might help you get a coaching job if that interests you.
Answered By: Emily M - 4/12/2010
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