Secondary Education Graduate Certificate

Juneau, e-Learning

Contact: Scott Christian
(907) 796-6563
srchristian@alaska.edu

Admissions Requirements

  1. UAS Graduate Application ($60 fee)
  2. Cumulative GPA: 3.0 minimum
  3. Transcripts from all universities attended. 
  4. Two recommendation forms addressing Academic Content and Professional Dispositions
  5. Student Information Sheet
  6. Information Release Waiver Statement
  7. Current Resume
  8. Statement of Professional Objectives
  9. Praxis CORE Test
  10. Student Teaching Authorization
  11. Scheduled interview with faculty, either face to face or through web conference.  The admissions interview will be conducted by UAS supervision faculty in alignment with subject area disciplines.)  
  12. Praxis II Subject Assessment prior to admission. 
  13. Students must complete a transcript evaluation form to be reviewed by faculty prior to admission.  (If there are content deficiencies, the student will be advised to defer enrollment. )

In order to meet the criteria for teaching experience, applicants must provide documentation (evaluations, employment verification,  lesson plans etc.)  from a teaching position in a private school, an outdoor or experiential education program or an international school.  Substitute teaching or early childhood experience does not apply.   The documentation should demonstrate that the applicant planned for instruction,  facilitated learning and completed all duties related to the teaching assignment. 

Minimum Credits24
ALST S600Alaska Resources, People and Perspectives3
ED S620Curriculum Development3
ED S680Perspectives in Multicultural Education3
ED S691 (Education Internship) 13
ED S692Education Seminar 13
EDSE S682Inclusive Education for Students with Disabilities3
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 Two semesters required for total 6 credits.