UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
This option is designed for educators in both classroom and non-formal settings to continue their professional development.
This option is designed for students with a non-teaching baccalaureate degree seeking initial teacher licensure as agricultural education instructors.
Candidates select one of program options and obtain approval from the program coordinator before beginning their program of study.
AGED electives, 3-6 credits
Specialization Electives, 9-14 credits
Selected upon consultation with advisor
Non-Specialization, 3 credits
Elective courses from outside the departments and selected for either professional education or specialization.
Undergraduate Requirements, 15 credits or more
TED 440 Techniques in Sec. Ed. - Ag., 3 credits
TED 475, Student Teaching K-12, 12 credits
or TED 478 Secondary School Internship, 12 credits
Any CAFES classes needed to meet WI DPI agriculture content standards or general education certification requirements.
Licensure Requirements, 27 credits
AGED 603 Supervision of Work Experience and Youth Organizations, 3 credits
AGED 662 Curriculum Design in Vocational Education, 3 credits
AGED 569 Philosophy of Vocational and Cooperative Education, 4 credits
AGED 701 Advanced Leadership and Group Dynamics, 2 credits
TED 745 Psychology of Teaching, 6 credits
ESM 500 Environmental Education, 3 credits
SPED 530 Exceptional Child, 3 credits
READ 622 Content Area Literacy in Middle & Secondary Schools, 3 credits
Additional certification requirements include a portfolio, Praxis I and II tests and industry work experience.
Initial Teaching Certification Portfolio Assistance