Our professional certification programs are designed around self-assessment, planning, and performance demonstration and are founded on two key components: reflection and collaboration.
ProTeach Support Seminar
As a Washington state teacher, you must earn a Professional Certificate prior to the expiration of your residency certificate. SPU's Center for Professional Education offers the ProTeach Support Seminar to help you prepare for your portfolio assessment. Learn more
Administrator Professional Certification
Fully approved by the state of Washington, this program will help you develop and demonstrate competencies as a leader with the ability to transform schools and impact student learning. Learn more
The School of Education at Seattle Pacific University is excited to announce the start of its Washington State-approved Counselor Professional Certification program, offered through the Center for Professional Education. The program will consist of a 6-credit course running from January through June, 2014. Candidates who successfully complete the course will be prepared to present their portfolios to the PESB board (panel presentation) and be recommended for professional certification. The application process is now open. Applications are due November 15, 2013. For more information or to request an application packet, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.