Educator Licensure, Secondary Science

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Educator Licensure, Secondary Science
Paul Fix, Assistant Director
LaTourette Hall 207
815-753-6819
pfix@niu.edu

Our educator licensure programs in secondary science will prepare you to show students how the world works. As a high school science teacher, you’ll inspire curiosity in your students and directly impact their lives. We offer educator preparation programs in five science disciplines:

Our programs feature a unique, cohort-based approach. You’ll complete licensure courses in step with a group of fellow students. The connections you make will provide support and help build your professional network. You’ll also benefit from:

  • Small classes with students from diverse backgrounds.
  • Modern teaching methods based on the Next Generation Science Standards.
  • Faculty members who are experienced classroom teachers.