Department ofEducation

Below is a list of endorsements that candidates can pursue by program.  In each certification program (does not include add-on endorsements), candidates may pursue up to two endorsements.

Bachelor of Arts in Education – Elementary Track
  • Elementary Education
  • Elementary with Special Education
  • Elementary with Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Special Education
Bachelor of Arts in Education – Secondary Track
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Earth and Space Science
  • English Language Arts
  • English Language Learners
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Middle Level Humanities
  • Middle Level Mathematics
  • Middle Level Science
  • Physics
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts
Master of Arts in Education – Elementary Track
  • Elementary Education
Master of Arts in Education – Secondary Track
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Earth and Space Science
  • English Language Arts
  • English Language Learners
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Japanese
  • Mathematics
  • Middle Level Humanities
  • Middle Level Mathematics
  • Middle Level Science
  • Physics
  • Reading
  • Russian
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts
Alternative Routes to Certification
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Earth and Space Science
  • English Language Arts
  • English Language Learners
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Japanese
  • Mathematics
  • Middle Level Humanities
  • Middle Level Mathematics
  • Middle Level Science
  • Physics
  • Reading
  • Russian
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts
Alternative Routes to Certification/StarTalk
Must be admitted to StarTalk program
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Earth and Space Science
  • Elementary Education
  • English Language Arts
  • English Language Learners
  • French
  • German
  • History
  • Japanese
  • Mathematics
  • Middle Level Humanities
  • Middle Level Mathematics
  • Middle Level Science
  • Physics
  • Reading
  • Russian
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Spanish
  • Special Education
  • Theatre
  • Visual Arts

Add-On Endorsement Program

If you are a PLU Alum, you are able to pursue an add-on endorsement in If you are a non-PLU Alum, you are able to pursue an add-on endorsement in
  • Biology
  • Chinese
  • Chemistry
  • Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education
  • Chinese
  • English Language Learners
  • Earth and Space Science
  • French
  • English Language Arts
  • German
  • English Language Learners
  • Japanese
  • Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education
  • Reading
  • French
  • Russian
  • German
  • Spanish
  • History
  • Special Education
  • Japanese

  • Mathematics

  • Middle Level Humanities

  • Middle Level Mathematics

  • Middle Level Science

  • Physics

  • Reading

  • Russian

  • Science

  • Social Studies

  • Spanish

  • Special Education

  • Theatre Arts

  • Visual Arts