The university recommends a student who has successfully completed an approved program to the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction which issues the appropriate certificate.
Special Education Endorsement
Students completing the 60 credit MIT program may apply up to 6 credits towards an educational specialist degree or the endorsement-only special education graduate program at Seattle University by completing the following courses:
Students completing the master in teaching program may apply up to 15 credits toward the post-master’s certificate/ literacy specialist prerequisites and required courses and the endorsement in reading by completing the following courses:
MIT elective in Literacy (3 credits) can meet a literacy course requirement.
Students completing the 25-credit ELL endorsement program at the School of Teaching English as a Second Language (S-TESL) may earn an ELL endorsement. The website for S-TESL is schooloftesl.com.
Three credits from the School of Teaching English as a Second Language (S-TESL), if taken for graduate status, may be counted for the 3-credit MIT elective. In addition, six credits from the MIT program (3 credits of TEED 512 and 3 credits of TEED 521/TEED 522) may be transferred into the ELL endorsement program. Contact the S-TESL Director for further information regarding the ELL endorsement program.