Adolescent/Young Adult (AYA) integrated social studies education licensure
To teach social studies or history in secondary school students need to complete a history major along with professional education courses to obtain an adolescent/young adult license in integrated social studies.
Middle childhood education with social studies concentration
Students interested in teaching social studies in middle school, grades 4-9, must complete a middle childhood education major with social studies as one of the two areas of concentration. The middle childhood license requires concentrations in two areas; social studies, mathematics, natural sciences or language arts.