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Secondary Education & Education Minors

A high school teacher completes a major or concentration in the subject area they wish to teach and a minor in (secondary) education. At Avila, a student can prepare to become a teacher in grades 9-12 in many different subjects. Avila's secondary education minor is designed to provide depth in the content area as well as skills in effective teaching. Avila's teacher preparation is highly regarded by area principals and superintendents.


Avila offers secondary (9-12) teacher certification in the following areas (click below for specific certification requirements):


Art (K-12), English and Speech/Theater
Dr. Stacy Keith

Biology, Business Education, & Social Studies
Dr. Bradley Poos