Program Schedule: Alternative Route to Certification for School Employees

The ARCSE program starts and ends every year in June, covering four quarters. It is designed to be completed entirely online, though there will be some face-to-face opportunities to connect with faculty and your cohort.

Program Schedule

Summer Session: Late June to mid-August

  • Two Core Classes (5 credits) 
    • EDU 6150 Planning, Instruction, and Assessment I 
    • EDU 6918 Intro to Teaching
  • Two Teacher Development Plan Classes (6 credits)
    • Behavior Management,
    • Human Development 

Autumn Quarter: September to December

  • One Core Class and Student Teaching (7 credits) 
    • EDU 6134 Professional Issues
    • EDU 6945 Residency Student Teaching Internship 
  • Two Teacher Development Plan Classes (6 credits) 
    • Assessment
    • Educational Technology 

Winter Quarter: January to March 

  • Student Teaching (5 credits)
    • EDU 6945 Residency Student Teaching Internship 
  • One Teacher Development Plan Class (3 credits) 
    • Content-Specific Instructional Strategies 

Spring Quarter: March to June 

  • One Core Class and Student Teaching (7 credits) 
    • EDU 6139 Internship Seminar
    • EDU 6945 Residency Student Teaching Internship  
  • Two Teacher Development Plan Classes (6 credits) 
    • Diversity
    • Literacy