Institutional Add-on Endorsements

If you are interested in adding endorsement areas to a degree that you are currently earning or have already earned, MUW has several areas from which to choose.

Gifted Education K-12 (Master’s Level)

ED 516 Understanding Gifted Populations
ED 517 Methods, Materials & Resources for Teaching the Gifted
ED 552 Curriculum Development and Improvement
ED 595 Program Development and Evaluation in Gifted Education
ED 598 Internship

3
3
3
3
3

Total

15

 

Reading/Literacy K-12 (Master’s Level)

ED 523 Early Literacy Development (Pre-K -3)
ED 527 Content Area Literacy
ED 564 Effective Literacy Assessment and Intervention
ED 524 Expanding Literacy Development (4-12)
ED 599 Internship in Reading Literacy

3
3
3
3
3

Total

15

 

Child Development (PreK - K)

ED 317 Behaviors in Early Childhood
ED 319 Early Childhood Language and Literacy
ED 320 Developmentally Appropriate Materials & Methods
in Early Childhood Education
PSY 335 Child Behavior Modif: Typical/Special Needs
FS 337 Parenting & Guidance of the Young Child     

3
3

3
3
3

Total

15

 

 

Mildly - Moderately Handicapped K-8

ED 306 Introduction to Exceptional Learners
EDS 313 Introduction to Special Education
EDS 320 Education of the Handicapped
EDS 324 Teaching in the Inclusive Classroom
EDS 330 Procedures for the Resource Room
EDS 414 Practicum K-8

3
3
3
3
3
6

Total

21

 

Mildly - Moderately Handicapped 7-12

ED 306 Introduction to Exceptional Learners
EDS 313 Introduction to Special Education
EDS 320 Education of the Handicapped
EDS 324 Teaching in the Inclusive Classroom
EDS 330 Procedures for the Resource Room
EDS 415 Practicum 7-12

3
3
3
3
3
6

Total

21

 

Comprehensive Health for Family & Consumer Science, Biology, or Health/Physical Education only

HK 307 Emergency Healthcare
HK 380* Health Methods
SOC 305 Marriage & the Family or FHD/PSY 330 Human Sexuality
FHD 470 Substance Abuse
*HKH 101 is a prerequisite.

3
3
3
3

Total

12

 

Computer Applications

ED 297 Computer and the Classroom
ED 498 Instructional Technology
Choose 2 of the following for 6 hours: (* = recommended choices)
   *MIS 157 Information Systems Using Microcomputers
   *MIS 160 Spreadsheet Applications
   MIS 296 Object Oriented Programming
   SM 135 Programming in C++

3
3
6

Total

12

 

Physical Science (for Biology, General Science, Chemistry, Physics, Earth Science only)

Laboratory-based Chemistry
Laboratory-based Physics

8
8

Total

16


NOTE: These supplemental endorsements are specific to MUW and require institutional recommendation. All courses must be the specific course listed and it must be taken at MUW. No transfer courses are accepted for institutional supplemental endorsements.