In 2005, GUST established a major of English/Certification in Secondary Education (ECSE) as the first such education program in Kuwait. The ECSE faculty works with all public school districts and private schools to facilitate both student internships and student teaching assignments. The ECSE also offers to students at all levels necessary experience in both public and private sector schools in Kuwait.
Bachelor of Arts in English Secondary Education (female applicants only)
The emphasis of ECSE is to continue the development of the learning process in the field of education, to prepare English secondary education teachers to achieve all standards and objectives designed for modern teacher education preparation programs, and to enhance the quality of education, especially in Kuwait. ECSE offers education courses in areas of educational, historical, and philosophical foundations; school administration; curriculum, teaching and learning methods; classroom management, psychology, assessment, research, technology, and material development; as well as internships and student teaching experiences.