Admission to a
Teacher Preparation Professional Program
Many of the
criteria and procedures for admitting students to a professional program
leading to teacher certification are governed by state of Connecticut
regulations. Admission in a timely fashion requires advanced planning on the
part of students. Once students are admitted to the professional program they
are considered teacher candidates. The procedures described below do not apply
to programs in athletic training, health fitness, nursing, or social work.
These programs have their own admission procedures, which are described
elsewhere in this catalog. For clarification, please contact the office of the
dean of the School of Education and Professional Studies.
professional program is subject to change based on Connecticut regulations.
Students must complete the professional program in place at the time they apply
to the professional program, regardless of when they were admitted to the