Curriculum Requirements

TAL 103Psychological Foundations of Education3
Two TAL courses 300 level or higher6
TAL Course3
Total Credit Hours12

Professional Training Option Minor

The Professional Training Option (PTO) is a Florida Department of Education approved pathway for non-education majors to complete the Professional Education component, one of the requirements to become a certified teacher in the State of Florida. Please be advised that students seeking the PTO must be majoring or minoring in a teachable subject. 

The PTO is an 18 credit minor.

TAL 103Psychological Foundations of Education3
TAL 305Classroom and Behavior Management3
TAL 330Introduction to the Education of Exceptional Individuals3
TAL 404Content Area Literacy in the Secondary Classroom3
TAL 506Issues and Strategies for ESOL3
Select one course from the following list as appropriate for the subject area3
TAL 524Education and the Arts3
TAL 540Instruction and Assessment in the Secondary School.3
TAL 541Instruction and Assessment in Secondary English Language Arts3
TAL 542Instruction and Assessment in Secondary Mathematics3
TAL 543Instruction and Assessment in Secondary Science3
TAL 544Instruction and Assessment in Secondary Social Studies3