Granite State College: University System of New Hampshire

Bachelor of Arts with Teacher Certification


In the Granite State College's Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) with Teacher Certification Program:

  • You will complete the B.A. in a content area with teacher certification at the undergraduate level and certification programs listed in the table below
  • You will participate in a field-based program, working with three mentors throughout your plan of study:
    • Granite State College (GSC) professor
    • GSC Field-Placement Faculty for the field-experiences, and
    • School District/Program Mentor in the field-experience.
  • Upon successful completion of all program requirements, candidates will be recommended to the New Hampshire Department of Education for certification.

Students will:

  • Develop a working understanding of current brain research and its implications for learning and teaching;
  • Develop the skills to access and utilize technology as a tool to enhance learning and teaching;
  • Develop an understanding of the use of formative and summative assessment for program design, monitoring student progress and evaluating teaching effectiveness;
  • Work with colleagues to observe, analyze and provide feedback on student progress and teaching effectiveness;
  • Utilize research methods, pedagogies and assessment strategies to teach for understanding and learning achievement, specific to content area. 





English Language Arts


Social Studies