Application, Process & Advising


Thank you for your interest in the Division of Education and Leadership.  We recommend that you consult with one of our academic advisors before beginning this process.

Access the complete undergraduate and early childhood licensure advising guide..

Undergraduate Advisors:

Darlene Fritz: RWEC 165

Olivia Flores: RWEC 164

Post-Baccalaureate and Graduate Advisor:

Olivia Flores: RWEC 164

Step 1: All prospective candidates first need to apply to WOU

Step 2:

Application Deadlines


Cohort Entry Points and Application Deadlines


Spring 2019 Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Winter 2020 Spring 2020
Undergraduate 4/6/2018 10/5/2018
4/5/2019 10/4/20
Post-Baccalaureate 4/6/2018 10/5/2018 4/5/2019 10/4/20
Elementary MAT 2/23/2018 3/1/2019
MAT (Campus) 2/23/2018 3/1/2019
MAT (Hybrid) 2/23/2018 5/1/2019
MSEd 6/11/2018 6/10/2018 12/21/2018 3/18/2019
MSEd: Info Tech 6/11/2018 6/10/2018 12/21/2018 3/18/2019
MSEd: SPED 1/31/2018


NOTE: MSEd and MAT Applications. Students must apply to the Graduate Programs Office at least one week prior to applying to the MSED or MAT programs.

Teacher Licensure Exams

All programs in the Division of Teacher Education require passing certain exams as stipulated by the Oregon Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (TSPC). Careful attention to studying for these exams is recommended, and many are required prior to entering your program.  Please visit our teacher licensure exams page to learn more about these tests and the resources available to help you succeed.