The Catholic University of America

English Major with Teacher Certification

This program allows students to obtain teaching certification by the time they graduate.  In addition to completing all requirements for the English major, students take 12-15 credits of coursework in education and a full semester of student teaching. 


Applications to the program are accepted at the end of the sophomore year.  Admission requirements include an overall GPA of 2.5, a GPA in English of 2.75, successful completion of Praxis I exams, and two letters of recommendation.