Roanoke College

Minor in Secondary Education


This minor requires six units: Education 210, 221, 242, 338, 345, 351 and TESL 220 OR 221.

NOTE: Completion does not meet teacher licensure requirements. An overall 2.5 GPA, 2.5 GPA in the minor, Virginia Communications and Literacy Assessment (VCLA) and Praxis I Math passing scores (or the SAT/ACT equivalency) are required.


  • Praxis I Math (5732)- minimum Score:  150 (or SAT/ACT equivalent)

  • Virginia Communication and Literacy Assessment (VCLA)- minimum Score:  470

  • Praxis II Specialty Area Test- see your Education advisor for which test you need and when to schedule it.