Psychology Teaching

Psychology Teaching
Minor
Hours20 Credit Hours

Program Requirements

This minor is designed to prepare students to teach in public schools. A teaching minor may only be received by students graduating with a teaching major. In order to graduate with this minor, students are required to complete Utah State Office of Education licensing requirements. To view these requirements go to http://education.byu.edu/ess/licensing.html or contact Education Student Services, 120 MCKB, (801) 422-3426.
For students accepted into the minor after August 1, 2014, grades below C in any required coursework in a teaching major or teaching minor will not be accepted. Teacher candidates must maintain a total GPA of 3.0 or higher throughout the program and to qualify for student teaching. For details on admission and retention requirements for teaching majors and teaching minors, see Educator Preparation Program (EPP) Requirements.
requirement 2 Complete 6.0 hours from the following option(s)
Complete 6 elective hours from remaining undergraduate and 500-level courses (Psych 307 and 310 are recommended). Students may enroll in 500-level courses with instructor's consent.
option 2.1 Complete 6.0 hours from the following course(s)
Note: The psychology teaching minor is intended for students who are pursuing secondary education licensure through the David O. McKay School of Education.
Program Outcomes

Please contact the individual department for outcome information.