Schedule Overview

Summer Semester

Early June-mid August attend classes at PLU all day on Saturdays as well as online coursework and select Fridays. Complete a 40 hour practicum.

EDUC 544 Sociocultural Foundations of Education(2)
EDUC 520 Issues of Child Abuse and Neglect(1)
EPSY 583  Current Issues in Exceptionality (2)
EDUC 556 Critical Issues in Secondary Teaching(2)

Fall Semester

Internship in the schools full-time Monday-Friday and attend class at PLU on six Saturdays  
EDUC 561   Instructional Methodology for Secondary Teachers(4)
EDUC 563B Integrating Seminar(2)

J-term
EDUC 563B (Continued)

Spring Semester

Internship in the schools Monday-Friday and attend class at PLU on Saturdays to complete the Integrating Seminar. Internship is open-ended.  Courses continue through April.  Candidates will receive certification once all requirements are met including the edTPA and successful internship.
EDUC 568 Internship in Teaching(6)

Candidates have up to three years to complete the following courses to earn the MAE.  These courses are offered afternoons/evenings/online.
EDUC 510   Teaching Reading and Language Arts(3)
EDUC 529   Reading & Writing Across Secondary Curriculum(2)
SPED 577   The Inclusive Classroom(2)
EDUC 562   Schools and Society(2)
EDUC 563A Application of Technology Tools for Teachers(2)
EDUC 566   Advanced Cognition, Development, and Learning(2)
EDUC 590   Culminating Seminar(4)