While these programs meet minimum requirements for licensure, the department recommends that students who want to teach English have considerable more training in the field.

Program Requirements

College of Education added endorsement programs are state-of-Iowa approved, and available to current Teacher Education Program students and in-service teachers (unless otherwise noted).

Generally, students seeking an endorsement to teach English through this added endorsement will student teach half-time in English and half-time in their other area.

Admission Requirements and Application Process

For more information on added endorsement programs:

Teacher Education Program students may contact their academic adviser or the Office of Student Services.

In-service teachers should contact Office of Student Services licensure staff (Dave Tingwald or Kathy Mossman).


Academic Advising

Office of Student Services