At a Glance:

Endorsements

Semester hours 15-25
Average Completion Time 10-16 months, depending on student pacing preferences
Cost per credit $626* (financial aid available for degree seekers)
Accreditation Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU);
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Location Reading and ESOL fully online; SPED hybrid online/on-campus
Priority Application Deadlines Rolling

*All stated financial information is subject to change.

NCATE Accredited

Add an Endorsement

Add a teaching endorsement - teacherWe offer the following endorsements: Reading, ESOL and Special Education. Endorsements can be completed in 1 to 2 years depending upon the number of courses taken by the student.

Our Reading and ESOL endorsements are fully-online, while our Special Education endorsement is a hybrid of online and on campus coursework.

Reading Endorsement

Students may earn the Reading endorsement as a specialization within their Master of Education program, as part of their Master of Arts in Teaching program (known as MAT Plus), or complete the courses as an endorsement-only candidate to add as an endorsement to an existing teaching license.

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Endorsement

Students may earn the ESOL endorsement as a specialization within their Master of Education program, as part of their Master of Arts in Teaching program (known as MAT Plus), or complete the courses as an endorsement-only candidate to add as an endorsement to an existing teaching license. 

Special Education Endorsement

Students may earn Special Education endorsement as a specialization within their Master of Education program, as part of their Master of Arts in Teaching program (known as MAT Plus), or complete the courses as an endorsement-only candidate to add as endorsement to an existing teaching license.