At a Glance:

Endorsements

Semester hours 15
Average Completion Time 10-16 months, depending on student pacing preferences
Cost per credit $591* (financial aid available for degree seekers)
Accreditation Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU);
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Location Portland Center (near Tigard), Newberg
Priority Application Deadlines Rolling

*All stated financial information is subject to change.

NCATE Accredited

Add an Endorsement

Online and Face-to-Face Class Options

Add a teaching endorsement - teacher The following endorsements are intended as add-on endorsements to an existing license and can be completed in 1 to 2 years depending upon the number of courses taken by the student.

Oregon endorsement summer classes meet at our Newberg campus (affordable housing is available for long-distance students); spring and fall classes are taught mostly online with two Saturday classroom seminars.

Reading Endorsement

Students may declare reading as a specialization within their Master of Education program or complete the specialization courses as a license-only candidate for a Reading endorsement on their existing teaching license in Oregon.

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Endorsement

Students can add the ESOL Endorsement to their existing teaching license in Oregon, include it as a specialization within their Master of Education program or complete the specialization courses as a license-only candidate.

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