Fast Facts about Teacher Education at Seton Hall
Fast facts about the teacher preparation programs offered through the Educational Studies Department at Seton Hall.
- Nationally accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation
of Teacher Education) including onsite review and candidate learning
- The following programs are nationally recognized by their
professional associations for their assessment of candidate learning and
its influence on continued instruction: Elementary (ACEI); Special
Education (CEC); English (NCTE); Math (NCTM); Social Studies (NCSS), and
- All elementary/special education majors are dually certified in both
K-5 and special education (They are also eligible for a third teaching
endorsement in early childhood.)
- All elementary/special education majors complete four internships, 8
weeks each, prior to a full semester of senior student teaching. The
internships are in a range of grade levels, school and classroom types,
and serving students with diverse needs.
- All secondary education majors earn an instructional teaching
certificate in their content area such as math or English. They are
eligible to earn a second certificate in special education.
- All secondary education majors complete a minimum of 2 internships, 8
weeks long, prior to a full semester of senior student teaching.
- We offer a highly competitive dual degree program—Bachelors of
Education and a Masters in Speech Language Pathology—for those
interested in combining the knowledge and skills associated with
teaching and speech.
- Office of Field Placement and Supervision works with school
districts to provide rich clinical experiences that allow interns and
senior student teachers to learn about the broad range of a teacher’s
responsibilities in today’s classrooms.
- Seton Hall offers a technology rich learning environment. 92.5% of
teacher education graduates in 2012-2013 report being able to
effectively integrate technology in their teaching (Program exit survey
For more information please contact:
Debra Zinicola, Ed.D.