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Social Studies – Secondary Education

This degree is for those who plan to teach high school social studies.

What are the features of Casper’s program?

The Casper College education program provides the first two years of a bachelor’s degree program, which leads to certification of secondary public school teachers. Students who follow the recommended curriculum may also receive an associate of arts degree from Casper College.

What can I do with this major?

Transfer degree

If a student is interested in going on to receive a bachelor’s degree, they should consult the catalogs of the colleges or universities to which they are transferring for requirements.

Employment info

Learn more about wage ranges and general occupational info for secondary school teachers in Wyoming and across the U.S.

What are the special admission requirements, if any?

Notice of background check: All education students are subject to background checks and fingerprinting for selected educational coursework involving student contact and future employment as professionals in education and related fields.

What courses would I take?

For requirements and more information about this program, view its listing in the academic catalog:

Interested in online learning?

The courses in this program may be available online. Learn more about online programs and courses at Casper College.

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Secondary Education CTE Endorsement

Are you a licensed teacher or teaching with a PIC permit? Are you interested in teaching this subject matter in classes at the junior, middle, and/or high school levels? You can complete a set of courses within this program to qualify for a career and technical education teaching endorsement. Learn more about which courses count toward a CTE endorsement...

Contact Info

Autumn Baker

Academic Assistant, School of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Abby Bishop

Education Instructor

Kerri Mahlum

Education Instructor

Jennifer Johnson

Academic Chair; Education Instructor

Pete Van Houten

Dean, School of Social and Behavioral Sciences