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Secondary Education Speech Communication

Degree Type: Minor
College(s): College of Education and Human Services

Why Choose Teaching Minors for Secondary Education Majors?

The Secondary Education program requires the completion of a teaching major and a teaching minor to fulfill the subject area requirements of the program.

Admission Requirements

Secondary Education majors may choose an appropriate teaching majors from the following areas: biology, chemistry, English, geography, history, mathematics, physical education, political science, spanish, or speech communication. 

Graduation Requirements

A 2.50 GPA is required for satisfactory completion of the speech communication teaching minor. No grade less than a "C".

More Information

College of Education & Human Services
School of Education
Bishop Hall Room 421
Ferris State University
1349 Cramer Circle
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2737
Telephone: (231) 591-5361

Required Courses
Credit Hours
Interpersonal Communication
3
Fundamentals-Public Speaking
3
Small Group Decision Making
3
Argumentation and Debate
3
Educational Theatre
3
Intro to Video Communications
3
or
Understanding Mass Media
3

Directed Electives

Beginning Technical Theatre
3
Acting
3
Theatre Practicum
1
Advanced Acting
3
Directing
3
Minimum semester credit hours required for Speech Communication Minor:
20-21
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