Train to Become a Teacher in Minnesota

Approved Kindergarten Endorsement Programs

revised May 29, 2014

These programs have been approved through and must be completed by June 30, 2016.

Submit a transcript showing satisfactory completion of one of these approved programs along with your kindergarten licensure endorsement application to Educator Licensing, 1500 Highway 36W, Roseville, MN 55113.

Augsburg College in Minneapolis:

• EED 380 Kindergarten Methods, with practicum (2 semester credits)
• Contact by email at johnsonj@augsburg.edu or by phone at 612-330-1437 or 612-330-1130

Concordia University in St. Paul:

• ECE 322/323 Kindergarten Methods WITH ED375 Teaching Practicum: Kindergarten
• Contact by email at admissions@csp.edu or by phone at 651-641-8230 or 800-333-4705

Minnesota State University in Mankato:

• EEC685 New Directions in Kindergarten, with practicum
• Contact by email at admissions@mnsu.edu or by phone at 507-389-1822 or 800-722-0544

St. Catherine’s University in St. Paul:

• EDUC3290/7290 Methods and Materials in Kindergarten with required field experience (2 semester credits)
• Contact by email at admissions@stkate.edu or by phone at 651-690-8850 or 800-656-5283

University of Minnesota in Morris:

• ED4903 Kindergarten Education (4 credits) WITH ED4911 Kindergarten Practicum (1 credit)
• Contact by email at admissa@morris.umn.edu or by phone at 320-589-6035 or 888-866-3382