With the current shortage of secondary teachers in Connecticut, there is a tremendous opportunity for individuals who are passionate about a subject and committed to helping all students learn.
Your training in the teacher preparation program at USJ will provide you with a superior foundation to enter into a challenging, energizing, and in-demand career. Contact us to learn more, or apply today.
You are required to be proficient in one of these content areas and in the methods of teaching in that content area.
Courses provide a variety of field experiences to help you become informed and comfortable in the secondary classroom setting. And, don't be surprised if you find yourself student teaching in the classroom of a USJ alum. The education community in Connecticut holds USJ grads in high regard.
The University of Saint Joseph, including the Gengras Center School and the School for Young Children, is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. and the State of Connecticut Office of Higher Education. The University of Saint Joseph prohibits discrimination against any persons on account of their race, color, religious creed, age, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, transgender status, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability, or physical disability), genetic information, homelessness, prior conviction of a crime, or any other characteristic protected by law, in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and employment practices (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment).
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