About the Program

Learn more about the certifications and endorsements you can receive through the Education program.

The Teacher Education Program at Siena Heights University focuses on education in its broadest vision. Students are encouraged to explore various aspects of the teaching/learning process, in addition to the formal preparation required for classroom teaching.

Siena Heights University is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation accrediting agency and has been approved by the Michigan Department of Education as an education preparation institution.

For details about the Teacher Education Program at Siena Heights University, click here.

At Siena Heights University, Teacher Education students choose from a variety of teachable majors and minors for either initial certification or additional endorsements. Siena Heights University has authorization from the Michigan Department of Education to recommend certification and/or additional endorsements in a variety of grade levels and content areas, including post-BA initial certification and degrees for Master of Arts and Specialist of Arts.

Certifications

Elementary Education

Majors Minors

Click here for more details about an Elementary Education Certification at Siena Heights University.
 

Secondary Education

Majors Minors

Click here for more details about a Secondary Education Certification at Siena Heights University.


Child Development

This is a program that prepares child care providers to work in centers, homes and preschool classrooms. Michigan teaching certification endorsement (ZS) is also available through the Child Development Program.

Click here for more details about a Certification in Child Development at Siena Heights University.

Endorsements

  • Early Childhood Education (preK-3)
  • Elementary Education (K-6)
  • English as a Second Language (K-12)
  • Middle Level Endorsement (5-9)
  • Reading (K-12)
  • Secondary Education (6-12)
  • Special Education/Learning Disabilities (K-12)
  • School Counseling (NT)

Click here for more details about Teacher Education Endorsements at Siena Heights University.

Program Info

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Sport Management Major, Women's Golf; Adrian Campus

Faculty & Staff

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Gail A. Ryder

Associate Professor of Humanities

Alumni

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Cindy Allen '05, '09MA

BAS Graduate, Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership; Vice President of Administration & Human Resources, Jackson College
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