Speaking and writing well are important skills for success in life and ministry. The Secondary English Education program at Faith equips you to help high schoolers excel in these two areas. Through courses in literature, advanced grammar, and writing, you will be prepared to enter the secondary classroom with confidence and make a different in students' lives. Your work has the added benefit of helping students communicate God's Word clearly to others
Core Courses in the Education Program
• Education Seminar
• The Exceptional Learner
Specialized Courses in the Secondary Education Program
• Secondary Methods and Materials
• English Masterpieces I and II
At Faith you can also earn the K-12 Coaching Endorsement. You will need to take additional credit hours for these endorsements. These courses are offered during regular semesters at times convenient for both students and instructor.
• Foundations of Coaching
• Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
Christian School Program Admission
Official admission into the Christian School program is required at the end of your sophomore year. Your faculty advisor will help you through the process and inform you of the criteria required for admission.
The Christian School Program at Faith is approved by the Iowa Department of Education so that the graduates are eligible to receive the state's initial license for teaching in public or Christian schools. This program requires a 14-week student teaching experience in the student's last semester.
Faith Pulpit DayMarch 30
This year's Faith Pulpit Day will focus on exposition in theology, preaching, and counseling.
Faith Missions ConferenceMarch 30-April 3
Finish My Work is the theme of this year's Missions Conference.
Spring Instrumental ConcertApril 10
Join us for a concert of sacred and classical music presented by the Faith Community Orchestra and Handbells.
Student Leadership SummitApril 16-18
Evangelist Will Galkin and Dr. Paul Hartog will help teens confront their culture rather than conform to it.
Chorale Concert at IRBCApril 18
The Chorale will present a special concert at the Iowa Regular Baptist Camp for people in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.
Commencement WeekendMay 7, 8
Find a full schedule of the 2015 commencement weekend events.