Adolescent/Young Adult

Ages 12-21 and grades 7-12

At Bluffton, you may choose a licensure program in one of three academic areas to teach in grades 7-12. An AYA teaching license requires completing a major in a content area, licensure requirements for that area, and professional education courses. The areas in which an adolescent/young adult license may be earned include Integrated Language Arts, Integrated Mathematics and Integrated Social Studies.

Nathaniel HaasOur students

Nathaniel Haas '16 explored the urban educational setting while completing his student teaching with the Chicago Center for Urban Life and Culture.

“My focus here is to work with culturally, racially and socioeconomically diverse students. I get this experience not only in the classroom but also in the city itself.”  >>> Nathaniel's story


AYA programs

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