Services & Programs
- Professional Education Admissions
- Field Experience
- Student Teaching
- Teacher Certification
- Minority Recruitment And Retention Program
- Alternative Route To Teacher Certification Program
- TEACH Grant
Forms relating to Teacher Certification
All Electronic Forms Must be Submitted Through the Forms Page.
Students must submit a Program of Study to the Graduate School within the first semester, or prior to earning 12 credit hours of course work (inclusive of transfer credit). The degree program is developed in consultation with and approved by the student's graduate program advisor. Students who list thesis/specialist project/dissertation courses (599, 699, 799) on the Program of Study must also specify research committee members and topic selection on page two of this form.
Any change in the Program of Study must be approved
Any change in the program of study that deviates from the approved folio must be documented on a Course Substitution Approval Form to include a rationale of how the course requested for substitution meets the same content standards as the course it would replace, if approved. This form must be signed by the student, the advisor and the department head, and submitted to the Office of Teacher Certification for approval. This form may be completed electronically and submitted to the Office of Teacher Certification via the Forms page.
For Certification Only, Planned 5th Year or Planned 6th Year program ONLY
Students that are enrolled in a Certification Only, Planned 5th Year or Planned 6th Year program may request an extension forcourses taken more than 10 years prior to when the student's program of studies is written. This form must be signed by the student, the advisor and the department head, and the Dean. This form may be completed electronically and submitted to the Office of Teacher Certification via the Forms page.