Postbaccalaureate Certification

The UAF School of Education offers post baccalaureate (post-bacc) certificates in four areas:
  • Elementary education: graduate, full-time one year*
  • Secondary education: undergraduate or graduate, full-time one year*
  • K-12 Art education: undergraduate or graduate, full-time one year*
  • Special education: graduate, full-time one – two years*

    *Part-time options are possible

At the completion of one of the post-baccalaureate certificate programs you will be eligible to apply for a teaching certificate or add an additional endorsement to an existing teaching certificate.

Each program includes the option to earn a Master of Education degree by completing additional classes and requirements, such as a master’s project or comprehensive exam.
See more information in the specific program links to the left.

Contact us for more information:
Elementary Education
UAF School of Education Elementary Program
Julie Griswold, Elementary Internship Year Coordinator & Rural Advisor
jrgriswold@alaska.edu
907-474-1575    1800-474-5740
Kelly Mendez, Elementary Internship Coordinator
ksmendez@alaska.edu
907-474-7981

Secondary Education and K-12 Art
UAF School of Education Secondary Program
Amm Charoonsophonsak, Secondary Advisor
dcharoon@alaska.edu 
907-474-6180

K-12 Special Education
UAF School of Education Graduate Program
Jane Monahan, Graduate Advisor
jmmonahan@alaska.edu
907-474-5362

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