At least 12 credits of those required for the secondary teaching minor in a modern language must be taken at Oakland University.
Generally, admission to the STEP requires a G.P.A. of 3.00 in both the major and minor, and an overall GPA of 2.80. Second undergraduate degree candidates completing the minor may be required to take additional courses at Oakland University beyond the stated minimums. In addition, an Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) score of advanced-low and SED 428, Methods of Teaching Foreign Language are required. Students must consult with the appropriate adviser for teaching majors and minors in the department. For complete details on other requirements, including courses in education, consult the Department of Teacher Development and Educational Studies section in the School of Education and Human Services portion of this catalog.