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FIELD-BASED ELEMENTARY CERTIFICATION PROGRAM/MASTER OF ARTS
This is a field-based program leading to elementary certification and a Master of Arts degree. Candidates spend the entire school year in a partnership school working with a mentor teacher.
See complete admission requirements in College of Education introduction.
Successful completion of the Illinois Basic Skills Test
Initial interview with University representative(s)
Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
Enter with a minimum of 2.75 grade point average for Bachelor's level coursework and maintain a minimum of 3.0 during the program
Eighteen hours in an endorsement area (See Program Director for list of acceptable areas of endorsement)