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2014-2015 Catalog 
2014-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Secondary Education Certification in Conjunction with UM-Western

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Secondary Education Certification Classes can be pursued by students completing Montana Tech Bachelor’s in Biological Sciences, General Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Business and Information Technology.

Tentative Schedule for UMW’s Professional Education Courses @ Montana Tech

Course Every Fall Spring Even Years (May be offered odd years contingent upon enrollment Spring (as needed) Summer Odd Years (with adequate enrollment
HHP 241 or HHP 245 Pers/Comm Health (Online with Western) OR X   X X
HTH 220 - Human Sexuality  (a MT Tech Course)     X  
EDU 201 (old ED 120) Introduction to Education X     X
EDU 222 (old ED 253) ED Psych & Child Development X     X
EDU 382 (old ED 328/9) Assessment, Curric, and Instr.   X   X
EDU 340 Classroom Management   X   X
EDU 311 (old ED 425/6) Cultures, Diversity, & Ethics       X
EDU 497 Science Methods 5-12 OR     X  
EDU 497 Math Methods 5-12 OR        
BUS 351 BUS Methods & COMS 351 Methods of Comp App X   X  
EDU 495 Student Teaching Fall or Spring arranged through UMW’s Director of Field Experience
EDU 306 School Law Course Completed in conjunction with student teaching


Additional courses required of Montana Tech
Business & Information Technology Students

Take the info lit exam: administered by Kathy Shipman. You must make an appointment. See contact information below.
I.T. 0250 - Interactive Web Pages  (Montana Tech)
CSCI 321 - Systems Design Process 
BMGT 448W - Entrepreneurship  (Montana Tech) Fall


  • Students will also need to complete all UMW Teacher Education Program Requirements & Portfolio requirements.
  • Teacher Education Program interviews.
  • Certificate of CPR and First Aid and Safety (including Infant, Child, and Adult CPR, Child and Adult AED).
  • Background Checks
  • Students must attend mandatory student teaching meetings before requesting locations for placement. These meetings will be held at MT. Tech.
  • Senior Seminar is conducted on UMW’s campus upon completion of all requirements of student teaching.

Questions? Contact Kathy Shipman at k_shipman@umwestern.edu 925-0225 or 496-4852 or 683-7016

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