Secondary/Mid-High Application Information

University of Oregon College of Education student teachers

Program Eligibility

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree with required studies by start of program
  • Have a ≥ 3.00 cumulative GPA (preferred) or submit a GPA statement of explanation
  • Provide documentation of a passing content area ORELA test
  • Demonstrate significant experience working with school-aged children (paid or volunteer)
  • Qualify for Oregon TSPC criminal history clearance (processed during orientation)

Required Studies and NES/ORELA Entrance Test

Although applicants typically go on to become endorsed in several content areas, the application process is limited to a candidate’s primary endorsement area.

See our content endorsement areas for specific academic preparation guidelines and links to the ORELA entrance test.

Application Instructions