Jun 16, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Non-Degree Options: Stand Alone Endorsements


The College of Education offers stand-alone endorsement coursework in four areas: Elementary Education, English Language Learner (ELL), Health and Fitness, and Special Education (SPED).

Special Education (SPED): 18-20


Certified teachers with a GPA of 3.0 (B) or higher may take a series of six Special Education (SPED) courses, with a two-credit field experience course depending on previous experience.

Students must pass these courses with a 2.7 (B-) or higher, pass the content exam, and then will be eligible for recommendation for the SPED Endorsement.

English Language Learner (ELL): 12-15


Certified teachers with a GPA of 3.0 or higher may take a series of four English Language Learner (ELL) courses, with a two-credit field experience course depending on previous experience.

Students must pass these courses with a 2.7 (B-) or higher, pass the content exam, and then will be eligible for recommendation for the ELL endorsement.

Elementary Education: 6-8


Certified teachers with a GPA of 3.0 or higher may take a series of three Elementary Education courses, with a two-credit field experience course depending on previous experience.

Students must pass these courses with a 2.7 (B-) or higher, pass the content exam, and then will be eligible for recommendation for the Elementary Education endorsement. 

Health and Fitness: 9-11


Certified teachers with a GPA of 3.0 (B) or higher may take a series of four Health and Fitness courses, with a two-credit field experience course depending on previous experience.

Students must pass these courses with a 2.7 (B-) or higher, pass the content exam, and then will be eligible for recommendation for the Health and Fitness Endorsement.