• World Languages and Cultures: Spanish Licensure Requirements

    State Licensing Tests

    Assessment of Language Proficiency Test (Contact K-12 academic advisor for information)
    Basic Skills
    Pedagogy
    Spanish Content Knowledge

    Education Courses

    GED 7801 Intro to MAT, 0cr
    GED 7815 Schools and Society, 4cr
    GED 7825 Educational Psychology, 4cr
    GED 7862 Education and Cultural Diversity, 4cr
    GED 7867 Theory to Practice, 4cr
    GED 7871 Teaching Literacy in the Middle and Secondary School/5-12, 4cr
    GED 7872 Exceptionality, 2cr
    GED 7878 Teaching ESL and World Languages in K-12 Part I, 4cr
    GED 7881 Teaching World Languages in K-12 Part II, 4cr
    GED 7888 English Learners in the Mainstream, 2cr 
    GED 7896 Student Teaching/K-12, 8cr
    GED 0050 Student Teaching Seminar, 2cr

    Spanish Courses

    SPAN 5900 Advanced Conversation and Composition, 4cr
    SPAN 5910 Spanish for the Professional
    Note to Advisor: Refer to Subpart 3.C. (11) Subject Matter Standard for Teachers of Modern Languages and Cultures

    Choose one:
    ESL 7519 Linguistics for Language Teachers, 4cr
    MODL 1010 The Language Phenomenon, 4cr

    Choose one:
    ESL 7502 Language and Society, 4cr
    MODL 1020 Language and Society, 4cr

    Seven Spanish Courses beyond SPAN 3220 Intermediate Spanish II, five or more courses taught in Spanis, Must incorporate a global sampling of Spanish-speaking geographic regions)

    Topical Choices:
    Literature
    Civilization/Culture
    History
    Politics
    Language Coursework

    Two options for completing your MAT degree 

    Once you've completed student teaching and seminar, choose the option that best fits your needs for degree completion.

    PLAN A – FLEXIBLE PACING, PICK THE SCHEDULE THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU.

    Features: 12 credits, 3 four-credit courses, capstone project completed within one-year 
    GED 8025A & B: Public Policy: Design and Action  (2+2 credits, taken in same term) 
    GED 8023: Capstone Practicum (4 credits) 
    GED 8495:  Capstone (4 credits)  

    PLAN B – COHORT MODEL, ONE-YEAR COMPLETION

    Features: 12 credits, 3 four-credit courses, 3 consecutive terms 
    You choose from four content cohorts, starting in spring or fall: 
    Culture & Diversity Cohort :  Spring, Summer, Fall semesters (on hold pending curriculum review) 
    Literacy Cohort:   Spring, Summer, Fall semesters 
    English as a Second Language Cohort:  Fall, Spring, Summer semesters 
    Science & Inquiry Cohort:  Fall, Spring, Summer semesters