Bachelor Programs in Higher Education

Compare 9 Bachelor Programs in Higher Education

Higher Education

A Bachelor in Higher Education qualifies students to become secondary school teachers with coursework in education theory and practical experience. Program participants choose areas of concentration that will become the focus of their classes once they are actively teaching in a classroom setting.

What is a Bachelor in Higher Education? This undergraduate degree is designed to give prospective secondary school teachers a foundation in higher education methods, theory and classroom experience. Participants will also explore human growth and development, adolescent psychology and behavior management in order to better understand the perspectives, limitations and conduct of the adolescents in their classrooms. Graduates will possess the educational coursework foundation and the expertise needed to teach in their specialized subject areas. Most institutions require one or two areas of concentration such as English or history.

Students benefit from the higher education program’s curriculum that blends perspectives on education and classroom management with specialized coursework. Graduates are exposed to a variety of teaching methods and theories and gain practical classroom experience through student teaching that allows them to practice what they learn through their studies.

Most programs require a four-year commitment to complete the higher education degree. However, the duration of the program can be different at each institution. Program costs also depend on the institution. Prospective students should check with each institution to learn the time and tuition requirements for their preferred schools.

A Bachelor in Higher Education is a path to a career as a secondary school teacher. Students can expect to complete student teaching requirements and then choose a position at a secondary school that fits their specialized studies area. Graduates will become teachers in subjects based on their specialized studies. Some subject areas require dedicated higher education programs that focus heavily on the subject, such as physical education secondary degrees or higher education programs for music education. Graduates from those programs will most likely find teaching positions that focus solely on those subjects.

Students interested in becoming secondary school teachers can search our extensive database for an institution that meets their education goals. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation)

Charles Sturt University
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years January 2018 Australia Port Macquarie Bathurst + 2 more

Offered online and at the Bathurst and Port Macquarie campuses, CSU’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation) will provide you with a foundation in the theoretical and practical components of exercise science. [+]

Bachelors in Higher Education. Jump into some of the globe’s most rapidly expanding industries – health, fitness, exercise and sports. Offered online and at the Bathurst and Port Macquarie campuses, CSU’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation) will provide you with a foundation in the theoretical and practical components of exercise science. The course has a focus on community wellness, including biological, behavioural and social-cultural perspectives on health. A specialisation in Sport Management is also available. The course is accredited by Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA), enabling you to practise as an Accredited Exercise Scientist upon graduation. Why study this course? Some reasons for studying Exercise and Sport Science with CSU: Become a key player in improving the health of individuals and groups, and the performance of athletes and teams, by providing training and professional advice Gain exposure to some of the most knowledgeable people in the industry through evidence-based study and a comprehensive work placement program Equip yourself with a thorough understanding of the complex nature of movement, and how the body adapts to a range of physical activities, in CSU’s state-of-the-art exercise testing and sporting facilities Choose between full-time, part-time and online study options to match your work and lifestyle commitments Benefit from the personalised support and academic assistance offered by CSU’s exceptional educators Develop important transferable skills in analysis, research, communication, project work, organisation and teamwork, which will serve you in many sectors, including health and education. CSU’s Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science... [-]

Bachelor of Education in Senior Phase and FET Teaching

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 4 years February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The purpose of the Bachelor of Education in Senior Phase (SP) and Further Education and Training (FET) teaching is to deliver professionally qualified beginner teachers for the Senior and FET phase of schooling. [+]

The purpose of the Bachelor of Education in Senior Phase (SP) and Further Education and Training (FET) teaching is to deliver professionally qualified beginner teachers for the Senior and FET phase of schooling. This is done by providing student teachers with a well-rounded education that equips them with specialised teaching competence in at least three specialisations: (one SP subject and two FET subjects or one SP subject, one FET subject and one support role), and a nuanced understanding of the integrated nature of theory and practice in education and the context of the teaching profession in South Africa. Outcomes of the programme Teach three specialisations (one SP subject and two FET subjects or one SP subject, one FET subject and one support role) linked to the following subject domains and learning support specialisations. Subject Domains Humanities Science and Technology Languages Business and Management Learning Support Specialisations School Guidance and Support Physical Education School ICT Support Specialist School Library and Information Centre Support Support and nurture learning and development in diverse educational contexts. Identify and address barriers to learning in the classroom. Formulate a personal teaching philosophy and critically reflect on their teaching philosophy and how it relates to teaching conduct Admission requirements A valid National Senior Certificate (NSC) with admission for degree purposes. Minimum APS 26 Excluding Life Orientation English as a home language 5 (60%+) or English as a first or second additional language 6 (70%+) Admission requirements: National Certificate (Vocational) (NVC) Subject to institutional admission requirements, the minimum... [-]

Bachelor in Secondary Education

Marian University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Indianapolis

Marian University’s Educators College has an outstanding secondary education program. The faculty and staff have all spent many years in the formal classroom before answering the call to become a professor. [+]

Bachelors in Higher Education. Bachelor in Secondary Education Why Marian University’s Secondary Education Program? Tradition of Excellence Nationally recognized and accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Nationally recognized International Honor Society Kappa Delta Pi Top faculty with local, state, national, and international experience, expertise, and recognition Exceptional career and graduate school placement Reciprocity of license with other states International education opportunities Graduates earn a Bachelor of Arts with the double major in content area and secondary education [-]

Bachelor In Pedagogy

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 4 years March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

It aims to teacher training to perform teaching duties in Early Childhood Education in Years Basic Education Initial in high school courses in Normal mode, Professional Education in services and school support, as well as in other areas in which pedagogical knowledge are provided. [+]

It aims to teacher training to perform teaching duties in Early Childhood Education in Years Basic Education Initial in high school courses in Normal mode, Professional Education in services and school support, as well as in other areas in which pedagogical knowledge are provided. Thus, in addition to performance in teaching, in schools, this professional can work in several areas, such as: Educational orientation Pedagogical coordination supervision School Board Also increasingly growing is the playing field of educators and pedagogues in non-school spaces, such as companies, non-governmental organizations, educational media, hospitals, playrooms, corporate universities, research institutions, educational consultancies and government agencies related to education among many others. 04 years duration Day and Night JOB MARKET Education is the area of ​​greatest importance for the development of any country. Information and communication technologies have enabled new areas of activity and order new teaching practices, which ensures excellent job opportunities to the pedagogue. In addition to the areas already known, working in schools as a teacher, coordinator, teaching supervisor or director, new markets are ordering this professional. Companies are investing in the training of teams and continuing education, and hospitals develop educational activities with children and adolescents sick. The supercriativos are soon captured by the manufacturing companies of educational toys or by publishers to write or revise educational materials. Advisory operating in various sectors and have excellent business opportunity. While studying at St. Louis, since the first half it is possible to accumulate experience through paid internships with grants between R $... [-]

Bachelor of Education in Science

St. Theresa International College
Campus Full time 5 years June 2017 Thailand Nakon Nayok

In today’s world, man strives for further advancement in science and technology. This advancement can only be achieved through teaching our youths the basic and advanced levels of science. [+]

Bachelors in Higher Education. In today’s world, man strives for further advancement in science and technology. This advancement can only be achieved through teaching our youths the basic and advanced levels of science. As a science teacher, it shall be your responsibility to enlighten students on the “what’s”, “why’s” and “how’s” of the world around them. At St Theresa, our Bachelors of Education in Science (International Program) aims to give you the skills needed for inspiring students to pursue scientific curiosities and make well-informed decisions throughout their studies. What will I learn? Our Bachelor of Education in Science (International Program) aims to prepare students for leadership roles as science teachers of primary and secondary schools in Thailand or abroad. Students will be equipped with knowledge for teaching the basic levels of science that encompasses biology, physics, geology, geography, and chemistry. Together with modern laboratory and teaching facilities, the program will help our students grow academically, intellectually and professionally as science teachers. Objectives of the Program: Prepare teachers for an active career in all facets of professional education. Develop the intellectual, professional and social characteristics of teachers to enable them to become responsible leaders within the school and the community. Enhance the capabilities of teachers so that they are able to teach effectively at schools. Provide a basis for science education training to enable teachers to pursue further advanced training in both professional and academic areas. Notable core courses that students are required to study includes: Statistics, Physical Science, Computer Applications,... [-]

Professional Bachelor in Sport Science

Latvian Academy of Sport Education
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

To provide professional studies in sports science in correspondence with the state economic, cultural and social needs. [+]

EDUCATION AND SPORT SPECIALIST with two qualifications: a sports teacher and a sports manager, a sports teacher and a recreation specialist, a senior coach of a definite sport and a sports manager, a sports teacher and a senior coach of a definite sport, a senior coach of a definite sport and a recreation specialist. Programme aim: To provide professional studies in sports science in correspondence with the state economic, cultural and social needs. Final examinations: State examination including: Practical examination (except qualification–sport manager) in education and sport specialist professional qualifications; Integrated written examination in education and sport specialist professional qualifications; Working out and defending of Bachelor paper and Diploma paper. Further education possibility: Professional Master higher education programme „SPORT SCIENCE” [-]

Bachelor of Music Education in Music Secondary Education

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Flagstaff

This degree prepares you for a secondary education certificate, with a K-12 endorsement in music. [+]

Bachelors in Higher Education. Available Emphasis Areas: Choral - Emphasis Instrumental - Emphasis This degree prepares you for a secondary education certificate, with a K-12 endorsement in music. This program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). h2>What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Music Education in Music Secondary Education? The mission of the School of Music is to provide an experience-based education, balanced between performance and academics, that leads to successful careers and lifelong involvement in music; to enrich the cultural life of the surrounding community through high-quality outreach programs, professional-caliber performances, and other collaborative opportunities; to cultivate an environment where discovery, creativity, and personal and professional development can flourish; and to value tradition yet seek innovation. University Requirements To receive a bachelor's degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete at least 120 units of credit that minimally includes a major, the liberal studies requirements, and university requirements as listed below. All of Northern Arizona University's liberal studies, diversity, junior-level writing, and capstone requirements. All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). At least 30 units of upper-division courses, which may include transfer work. At least 30 units of coursework taken through Northern Arizona University, of which at least 18 must be upper-division courses (300-level or above). This requirement is not met by credit-by-exam, retro-credits, transfer coursework, etc. A cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 on all work attempted at Northern Arizona University. Campus Availability Flagstaff [-]

Bachelor of Education

North Park University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Chicago

Whether you’re just starting your undergraduate program, considering a post-bachelor’s career change, or seeking specialization in a particular area of education as a certified/licensed teacher, North Park University’s School of Education can help you meet your goals. For over 40 years, we have been preparing educators to meet the needs of students in a complex, changing world. At North Park, you’ll develop the knowledge and skills you need to... [+]

Bachelor of Education Whether you’re just starting your undergraduate program, considering a post-bachelor’s career change, or seeking specialization in a particular area of education as a certified/licensed teacher, North Park University’s School of Education can help you meet your goals. For over 40 years, we have been preparing educators to meet the needs of students in a complex, changing world. At North Park, you’ll develop the knowledge and skills you need to thrive as a highly effective educator. The School of Education has built a strong reputation in public and private schools throughout Chicagoland and the state of Illinois; districts and administrators recognize the excellent preparation our students receive. We have a network of more than 125 partner schools, as well as hundreds of alumni, that is available to you as you’re pursuing your degree and certification and when you’re ready to take the next step in your professional career. All of the School of Education certification/licnesure and approval or endorsement programs are approved by the Illinois State Board of Education. Undergraduate Programs Earn your credentials as an Illinois teacher while completing your bachelor’s degree at North Park University. Choose from three undergraduate majors and a special certification/licensure program: Early Childhood Education Elementary Education Secondary Education K-12 Education Certification/Licensure (Art, Spanish, Music, or Physical Education) Our Mission In all of our programs, the School of Education is committed to preparing competent, respectful, and reflective professionals who are dedicated to serving diverse learning communities. Our experienced faculty and staff will provide... [-]

Bachelor of Secondary Education & Physical Education

Missouri Baptist University
Online & Campus Combined Full time September 2017 USA Saint Louis Illinois Missouri + 1 more

Students must meet all requirements for certification before this degree will be conferred, including passing all sections of C-BASE, the professional teaching portfolio, and the Praxis exam required for the area of certification sought. [+]

Bachelors in Higher Education. Bachelor of Secondary Education & Physical Education Students must meet all requirements for certification before this degree will be conferred, including passing all sections of C-BASE, the professional teaching portfolio, and the Praxis exam required for the area of certification sought. Applicable degree: Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Professional Studies Bachelor of Science Bachelor of Music Education COURSES Secondary Education EDUC 210 Field Experience I Seminar EDCL 211 Teaching Field Experience I EDPS 383 Psychology of Teaching and Learning EDUC 213 Foundational Perspectives of Education EDUC 301 Professional Growth and Portfolio Development EDUC 303 Methods of Teaching EDUC 373 Technology and Instructional Media PSYC 313 Human Growth and Development PSYC 343 Adolescent Psychology EDUC 410 Field Experience II Seminar EDCL 411 Teaching Field Experience II EDPS 453 The Exceptional Child EDRD 423 Integration of Literacy in the Content Areas EDUC 401 Professional Growth and Portfolio Development ETOP 423 Classroom and Behavior Management ESCL 476 Student Teaching: Secondary School EDUC 471 Student Teaching Seminar Physical Education BIOL 201 Human Biology Laboratory BIOL 203 Human Biology BIOL 211 Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory BIOL 213 Anatomy and Physiology I BIOL 221 Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory BIOL 223 Anatomy and Physiology II PHED 133 First Aid and CPR PHED 262 Movement and Rhythms EDPE 433 Curriculum, Theory and Methods of Physical Education for Grades PK - 4 EDPE 443 Curriculum, Theory and Methods of Physical Education for Grades 5 - 12 EXSC 233 Care and Prevention of Athletic... [-]