Single-Subjects Endorsement

Oregon TSPC requires licensed teachers looking to add additional single subject endorsements to their license pass the subject area NES/ORELA and a related methods pedagogy course.

Applicants applying as part of a MS degree program will be required to provide a passing score on the appropriate content NES/ORELA exam.  

Applicants applying to take a methods pedagogy course will need faculty approval and current student status.  

Faculty approval requests can be emailed to uoteach@uoregon.edu.  

Non-degree seeking students are required to obtain admission either as a Graduate School post-baccalaureate applicantCommunity Education Program application, or through the CTED Stand-Alone Endorsement application.  


Single-Subjects Endorsement Coursework Requirements — Total Credits: 4

Prerequisites  

  • Oregon License 

Course Requirements 

Subject area Fall methods course options Winter methods course options
Math (Advanced or Foundational) EDST 621 Concepts  EDST 622 Problem-Solving Curriculum 
Science (Integrated Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics)  EDST 623 Concepts   EDST 624 Problem-Solving Curriculum 
English Language Arts EDST 631 Literature for Young People EDST 632 Engaging Students in Writing
Social Sciences  EDST 635 Concepts   EDST 636 Inquiry and Analysis 
World Languages (French, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish) LT 536 Second Language Teaching Plan EDST 634 Conversation and Composition

 Completion Requirements and Content Testing 

  • Complete required course  
  • Passing NES/ORELA Subject Area Test 
  • Complete an Oregon TSPC e-licensure application