Alternative Pathways to Teacher Certification
The AZ Intern Certificate is an alternative pathway to teacher licensure that is designed for students who have secured a contract with a district in a high-needs area and who are currently enrolled in one of the three following master's degree programs:
- Master of Education in Elementary Education
- Master of Education in Secondary Education
- Master of Education in Special Education
If you would like to request additional information, determine eligibility or have questions regarding our Teaching Intern program please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information regarding the Alternative Pathway Program or AZ Intern Certificate visit the AZ Department of Education website.
AZ Intern Placement Requirements
(Must be Teacher of Record)
|Required Subject Knowledge Tests
|Master of Education in Elementary Education||1st - 8th
Regular Ed -
|Master of Education in Secondary Education||7th - 12th
|Subject knowledge exam in area teaching OR (if subject knowledge exam is not offered) 24 credits in content area
|Master of Education in Special Education||K-12th grade
Meeting 3 out of 5 disability areas