A. Coursework: Candidates complete courses in the following three areas:
B. Decision Point* 1: Candidates are admitted to secondary teacher education and the Phase I courses when the candidate meets all the criteria listed below prior to the start of the Phase I semester and are in their junior or senior year. Application deadlines are April 15 (for Fall) and November 15 (for Spring).
C. Decision Point* 2: Candidates are admitted to Phase II (Student Teaching) their senior year when they meet all the criteria listed below:
D. Decision Point* 3: Candidates complete Student Teaching when they meet the criteria listed below:
E. Decision Point* 4: Candidates will complete their degree and qualify for provisional teacher licensure when they meet all the criteria listed below:
*Decision Points are points at which a decision about continuance or non-continuance in the Teacher Education Program is made for each candidate.
Secondary (6-12) certification areas available at ESU
Pre-K-12 certification areas available at ESU
Middle Level (grades 5-8) certification areas available at ESU
(Math is the only stand-alone program)
History Comprehensive (Social Studies)
English Language Arts
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