The Bachelor of Arts degree in English Education prepares one for certification in English Education for teaching in grades 6 – 12. The curriculum meets the standards of the Oklahoma Commission on Teacher Preparation and the Oklahoma State Department of Education is nationally accredited through NCATE/CAEP. The curriculum includes general education courses, professional education courses, and specialized English courses. The capstone for this degree is one semester of student teaching in an upper-level classroom under the supervision of a certified teacher.