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How to apply

 

Davenport University is currently taking applications for its Masters of Urban Education, Certificate in Urban Education and Masters of Urban Educational Leadership programs. These graduate level programs provide candidates with a Masters and/or an alternative route to teacher certification.  Davenport’s innovative approach to educator training provides academic and practical support to current teachers, administrators, and newly certified teachers immersed in urban school environments. Davenport's College of Urban Education programs ensure development of the relationships and skills essential to be effective in the field of Urban Education.

Checklist:

  • Official Transcript(s) - Submit proof of an earned undergraduate Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 3.0 GPA (2.95 for the Certificate in Urban Education program).
  • Recommendations - Two professional recommendation forms are required
  • Vitae - A vitae or professional resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Interview
  • Passage of Michigan Teacher Test of Certification (MTTC) -Subject Area Test (for those seeking teacher certification or certified teachers seeking new endorsments) or if applicable testing through Michigan Occupational Competency Assessment Center (MOCAC). For further information about these tests, please visit www.mttc.nesinc.com.
  • Verified background check

Required Testing

Prospective teachers seeking certification or certified teacher seeking new endorsments through the Certificate of Urban Education alternative route to teacher certification program are required to have passed the Michigan Teacher Test of Certification (MTTC) -Subject Area Test or if applicable testing through Michigan Occupational Competency Assessment Center (MOCAC). To learn more and see testing dates, please visit the Michigan Test for Teacher Certification website.

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