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History and Social Sciences Teacher Licensure Requirements

Students seeking teacher licensure in History and Social Studies at Iowa State must complete a degree in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences with a primary major in either History or Political Science, while meeting the requirements for secondary teacher licensure (grades 7-12) established by the Colleges of Liberal Arts and Sciences and Human Sciences.

History majorsĀ earn endorsements in three subjects, American History, World History and a third Social Science of their choice, while students who choose to major in Political ScienceĀ earn endorsements in two subjects, American Government and either American History or World History.

Why seek teacher licensure in History and Social Studies at Iowa State? Find out here: Why ISU

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Program requirements can be found at History Education

For further information, contact Jeff Bremer or Amy Rutenberg.