Business, Computer and Information Technology K-12 - BS

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    Program Contact:  Dr. Wayne Brinda,  Associate Professor of Education, and Coordinator of Secondary Education

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    Want to teach business or computer technology at a middle school or high school? Then you'll probably want to study business, computer and information technology education. Our program will prepare you to teach your own classroom of future businessmen and businesswomen. 

    As a business, computer and information technology education major, you'll take all the necessary education and business, computer and information technology courses to prepare you to lead your own classroom one day. But, it won't be all classroom work. You'll also get a chance to student teach in a middle school or high school class. 

    When you graduate, you'll be prepared to earn your teacher certification. Most of the students in our program seek teacher certification in Pennsylvania or New York.

    What you can do with a degree in  Business, Computer & Information Technology Education. Suggested 4-year plan of study



    You need to formally apply to be admitted to the teacher certification program after you complete 48 credits.

    Requirements for admission include successfully passing the appropriate basic skills assessments, maintaining a 3.0 overall GPA and receiving no lower than a C- in any course required in the major.  Three letters of recommendation as well as a Career Goals Statement are part of the application process. Admission to the program does not guarantee certification but the program is designed to help teacher candidates meet the Pennsylvania Department of Education teacher certification requirements. 

    For more information about admission requirements, please see the Teacher Education website

    Armstrong Donna

    Dr. Donna Dombek

    Director of Education Program, Associate Professor and Coordinator of Early Level Education


    151 Swarts Hall

    Brinda Wayne

    Dr. Wayne Brinda

    Associate Professor of Education and Coordinator of Secondary Education


    150 Swarts Hall