Student Roadmap

The Road to Elementary Teacher Certification through UW Bothell for Post-Baccalaureate Students

Step 1

Earn a
Bachelor's Degree!
(Coursework listed in Step 2 can be completed within your Bachelor's Degree.)

Step 2

Complete content coursework (Academic Breadth) along with
all certification program admission requirements.

See admission

Step 3

Gain admission to UW Bothell's Post-Baccalaureate Elementary Teacher Certification program (Deadline: Nov 1).

Visit the UW Bothell
Office of Admissions.

Step 4

Complete cohorted Methods and Foundation Courses (Spring Quarter).

Step 5

Continue Foundations courses (Summer Quarter);
Intro to Field Placement
(full-time reporting to student teaching) begins mid-August.

Step 6

Continue Method courses
and add student teaching in blocks (Autumn Quarter); gradually build up to full-time student teaching (M-F, 8-5)
in Winter Quarter.

Step 7

Complete all certification requirements
(tests, documents)
by end of March.