Admission Requirements

Secondary Education, M.Ed. (Alternative Teaching Certificate)

The following is a list of minimum requirements for the program:

  • B.A. or B.S. degree
  • GPA of 3.0 on upper and lower division coursework toward the bachelor’s degree (or the most recently completed 60 credits)
  • Documented proof of application for Fingerprint Clearance Card from the Arizona Department of Public Safety
  • Complete Personal Data Form, including a letter of intent stating why you want to be a teacher
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A professional resume


Apply for Admission

Applying for admission is easy through the GradApp graduate admission application:

Step 1: Create your profile (personal & contact information, your previous education data)
Step 2: Apply to the program you have chosen
Step 3: Submit the admissions application and pay the application fee.


Learn more about Graduate College admissions.


Interested in learning more about the M.Ed. in Secondary Education Alternative Path Program? Contact Alyssa Lara, Program Coordinator at 520-621-8384.