Required Teachables

Certification Branch List

Compiled by the New Brunswick Department of Education, Certification Branch 

Teachable subjects approved by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development. 

Aboriginal Languages
English
English Second Language Francization
French
French Second Language Literacy
Spanish

History
Geography
Social Studies*
Canadian Studies
Journalism
Media Studies
Native Studies
Political Science

Anthropology
Philosophy
Psychology
Sociology
Social Sciences***

Mathematics

Biology
Chemistry
Physics
General Sciences**

Environmental Science
Geology
Elementary Education
Physical Education
Health

Fine Arts
Music
Drama
Visual Arts
Graphic Art and Design

Computer Science
Information Technology  

Family Studies

Mechanic
Carpentry
Electrical
Culinary
Welding 

Business Administration Commerce
Economics

Exceptionalities

Curriculum Studies
Guidance
School Administration

* Coursework in History and Geography is required for a major or minor in Social Studies

** Coursework in Biology, Chemistry and Physics is required for a major or minor in General Sciences.

*** Coursework in Anthropology, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology is required for a major or minor in Social Sciences.

An endorsement in Elementary Education must include coursework in Mathematics, Science, Language Arts, Social Studies, Physical Education, Health, Music and Art. If an applicant does not have a minor of at least 18 credit hours, the major must be at least 30 credit hours. If an applicant has a minor of at least 18 credit hours, the major needs to be at least 24 credit hours.