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Department of English

Bert Combs Building 103
Morehead, KY 40351

Phone: 606-783-9448
Fax: 606-783-9112

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English Education

Program Info

Students enrolled in the English Education program leading to teacher certification in grades 8-12 receive broad and in-depth preparation in literature, linguistics, and writing and participate in hands-on methods classes that provide real classroom experience for pre-service teachers. 

Resources for Area of Concentration in ENGLISH (teaching 8-12)
The English Education Center is a media resource center and technology laboratory for teacher preparation and professional development. Undergraduate candidates in secondary English use the center for research, methods class assignments, and lesson preparation for field experience teaching. Student teachers meet at the EEC for on-campus seminars during their clinical semester and take advantage of the many resources for teaching preparation and portfolio development. The Center also hosts professional development workshops and collaborative activities for area English teachers.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools - SACS

Morehead State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges  

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education - NCATE

NCATE is the profession’s mechanism to help establish high quality teacher preparation.

Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board - EPSB

The Education Professional Standards Board is responsible for issuing and renewing certificates for all Kentucky teachers and administrators. Staff works closely with local school districts in the hiring process to ensure a properly credentialed educator in every professional position in

Bachelor of Arts in English Education 

English Education

In addition to a career in grades 8 12 teaching, the program is a gateway for any number of career options, such as Creative Arts, Law, Public Relations, and Publishing.

English Teaching Area of Concentration: 84 credit hours in addition to the General Education Requirements

103 Combs Building

Morehead, KY 40351

Primary Phone: 606.783.9448
Fax: 606.783.9112

E-mail: Dr. Tom Williams

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