K-12 CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ART, DRAMA, MUSIC, AND HEALTH/FITNESS
For a complete overview of the Residency Teacher Certification Program, visit the School of Education section of this catalog.
K–12 certification students must check with their disciplines’
advisor for specific requirements.
Prerequisites include official admission to SPU; sophomore standing (45
credits); cumulative 2.8 GPA or 3.0 GPA in last 30 credits; starting a file in
the School of Education (please contact the education office to obtain
paperwork); approved general psychology or general sociology course
with a grade of C or better.
Prerequisties include successful completion of the Foundations Quarter;
junior standing (90 credits); admission to the School of Education (see
page 102); and fingerprint clearance. Passing score on WEST-B test and
having taken WEST-E/Praxis II test. Note: A grade of B or better is required.
Integrated and Internship Quarter
Prerequisites include successful completion of the Methods Quarter;
completion of 15 upper-division credits in your major; receiving a passing
score on the appropriate WEST-E/Praxis II; participating in an internshipplacement
interview; and having senior standing (135 credits). Note: Integrated and Internship Quarters must be taken sequentially.
Requirements for the K–12 Certification Requirements for Art, Drama,
Music, and Health/Fitness