Time Frame Event Credit
Hours
Contact Hours Rec for
license
May 1
  • Application deadline. 
     
Mid-May
  • Applicant interviews
  • Cohort selected
     
June-July
  • Apply for admission for coursework
  • Complete background check
     
August-Dec
  • Course 1 - Introduction to Education and RAPIL
  • Course 2 - Learning and Instruction
4
4
15 observation hours
25 field experience hours
 
January-April
  • Apply for Substitute Authorization or Coaching Authorization
  • Course 3 - Instructional Planning
  • Course 4 - Learning Communities
4
3
25 field experience hours  
May-June
  • Course 5 - Creating Classroom Conductive to Learning
  • Course 6 - Methods
3
3
   
 
  • Successfully complete all endorsement requirements
  • Accept teaching contract offer to complete internship
    Recommended for Intern License when all requirements have been met
Internship: Fall
August-December
  • Internship Semester 1
  • Course 7 - Seminar
  • Pass PRAXIS II Subject Assessment
5 Internship  
Internship: Spring
January-April
  • Internship Semester 2
  • Course 8 - Seminar
  • Complete and Pass PPAT
5 Internship  
April-May
  • Completion Ceremony
  • Apply for Initial Iowa Licensure
    Recommended for Initial License when all requirements have been met