Extended Studies

National Board Candidates

National Board Candidacy and Certification Participate along with other candidates in a learning community setting to complete the process of National Board Certification. This process involves the practice of becoming reflective practitioners through a deep analysis of instruction, pedagogical practice, student work, student learning, and community and professional involvement.

To learn more about National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, visit www.nbpts.org.

National Board Candidates

Graduate Credit offered by: UCCS College of Education

Enrollment (Spring Semester ONLY)

Each participant enrolling for UCCS courses must:
  1. Apply/Register/Pay- How-to
  2. Submit coursework as indicated on the course syllabus »

Earning UCCS Credit

  • Graduate credits or CEUs can be applied toward state licensure renewal
  • Graduate credits and CEUs can be applied toward in-district salary advancement in most districts
  • Graduate credits can be applied towards an advanced degree
    (UCCS cannot guarantee that another institution will accept transfer credits. Check with your academic advisor to determine if these credits can be used toward your advanced degree.)

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