Educational Studies Dual Major
What is the educational studies dual major?
The educational studies dual major degree program is designed for students who want to combine their interest in another field of study with an understanding of educational practices and tools, but may not plan to pursue a certificate to teach in public schools. You’ll learn about the education system and current perspectives in education, then choose electives in areas ranging from teaching methods to language and literacy to special education.
Why study educational studies at UNH?
As a major research university, we place emphasis on hands-on learning and research with faculty, giving you valuable experience that will be relevant both inside and outside the classroom. Community engagement also is central to the mission of the Education Department, resulting in strong collaborative relationships and opportunities with schools and community agencies in the region and internationally. The Community Literacy Center offers resources and engaging programs right on campus. Several outreach programs work in the surrounding communities to increase literacy, offer English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) instruction and provide special needs services.
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