Teacher Licensure Program Overview

Teacher Licensure Program Overview

Approved Teacher Preparation programs at the University of Minnesota Duluth

The following teacher preparation programs are currently approved by the MN Professional Educator Licensing and Standards Board (PELSB).  The programs complete a bi-annual PERCA review process with PELSB every two years to maintain program approval status.

Major License Program Status
Art Education K-12 Visual Arts Approved with MN PELSB
Autism Spectrum Disorders (Anchor to ABS) Birth-12 Autism Spectrum Disorders Approved with MN PELSB
Developmental & Adapted Physical Education K-12 Developmental & Adapted PE Approved with MN PELSB

Early Childhood (Standalone Post Bac)
no longer accepting new students after fall 2020, program restructuring.

Birth-Grade 3 Early Childhood Approved with MN PELSB
Early Childhood Special Education (Standalone Post Bac)***
no longer accepting new students after fall 2020, program restructuring.
Birth-Age 6 Early Childhood Special Education Approved with MN PELSB
Integrated Elementary & Special Education

K-6 Elementary Education

K-12 Special Education: Academic Behavioral Strategist

Approved with MN PELSB
Music Education-Instrumental K-12 Instrumental & Classroom Music Approved with MN PELSB
Music Education-Vocal K-12 Vocal & Classroom Music Approved with MN PELSB
Physical Education K-12 Physical Education Approved with MN PELSB
Public Health-School 5-12 Health Approved with MN PELSB
Special Education:  Academic Behavioral Strategist (Standalone Post Bac) K-12 Special Education:  Academic Behavioral Strategist Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Communication Arts & Literature 5-12 Communication Arts & Literature Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Earth & Space Science 5-8 General Science & 9-12 Earth & Space Science Approved with MN PELSB
9-12 Earth & Space Science (Standalone Post Bac) 9-12 Earth & Space Science Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching French K-12 World Language & Culture:  French Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching German K-12 World Language & Culture:  German Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Life Science 5-8 General Science & 9-12 Life Science Approved with MN PELSB
9-12 Life Science (Standalone Post Bac) 9-12 Life Science Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Mathematics 5-12 Mathematics Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Physical Science-Chemistry 5-8 General Science & 9-12 Chemistry Approved with MN PELSB
9-12 Chemistry (Standalone Post Bac) 9-12 Chemistry Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Physical Science-Physics 5-8 General Science & 9-12 Physics Approved with MN PELSB
9-12 Physics (Standalone Post Bac) 9-12 Physics Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Social Studies 5-12 Social Studies Approved with MN PELSB
Teaching Spanish K-12 World Language & Culture:  Spanish Approved with MN PELSB
Unified Early Childhood Studies
no longer accepting new students after fall 2020, program restructuring.

Birth-Age 8 (Grade 3):  Early Childhood

Birth-Age 6:  Early Childhood Special Education

Approved with MN PELSB

 

Inactive Teacher Preparation Programs at the University of Minnesota Duluth

If you completed a teacher preparation program that is now inactive and you are seeking license recommendation, please contact Lisa Kittelson in the CEHSP Accreditation, Licensing & Field Experience Office to determine steps for teacher license recommendation.

Program License

Program Status
(PELSB)
Last admit term

Developmental Disabilities (Anchor to ABS) Birth-12 Developmental Disabilities

*Inactive as of 6/30/2020
*Never admitted students due to low enrollment interest

5-8 Comm Arts Lit Endorsement 5-8 Communication Arts & Literature *Inactive as of 6/30/2018
*Spring 2018
5-8 Math Endorsement 5-8 Mathematics *Inactive as of 6/30/2018
*Spring 2018
5-8 Science Endorsement 5-8 Science *Inactive as of 6/30/2018
*Spring 2018
5-8 Social Studies Endorsement 5-8 Social Studies *Inactive as of 6/30/2018
*Spring 2018
Early Childcare & Development

Pre-Kindergarten License

*Inactive
Spring 1992

Early Childhood Studies

Birth-Age 8 (Grade 3)

*Inactive
*Summer 2005
Elementary & Middle School Education

K-6 Elementary Education
Choose one area of endorsement:
5-8 Math, Science, Social Studies, Comm Arts Lit

*Inactive
*Spring 2011
Elementary Education

1-6 Elementary Education

*Inactive
*Summer 1999
Family Life Education

Family Education/Early Childhood Family Education
Family Education/Parent Education
Adult Vocational Parent Education License

*Inactive
*Winter 1994
Home Economics

 

*Inactive
*Winter 1992
Keyboarding & Computer Applications

K-8 Keyboard & Computer Applications

*Inactive
*Summer 2014
Kindergarten-Elementary Education

Kindergarten and Grades 1-6 Elementary Education

*Inactive
*Summer 1999
Ojibwe Elementary & Middle School Education

K-8 Elementary Education with specialty in Ojibwe Langue and Culture

*Inactive
*Spring 2015
Parent & Family Education Adult *Inactive
Industrial Technology Education   *Inactive
*Winter 1993
Special Education:  EBD/LD
Naadamaadiwin

K-12 Special Ed:  Emotional Behavioral Disorders
K-12 Special Education:  Learning Disabilities

*Inactive 12/2013
*Fall 2013
Technical Education Major (Industrial)  

*Inactive
*Fall 1996

Technical Education (Comprehensive Vocational)   *Inactive
*Winter 1993
Teaching English 9-12 English *Inactive
*Summer 1999
Teaching Communication/Theater

 

9-12 Communication and Theater

*Inactive
*Winter 1992
Teaching Communication

 

9-12 Communication

*Inactive
*Winter 1992
Theater Education

 

9-12 Theater

*Inactive
*Summer 1987