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Focus Program

Intended for for those who already have a teaching license. Upon completion of one of our Focus Programs, you will meet current state of Illinois standards for a second endorsement in the area of Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education. Candidates who complete a full (or focused) subsequent certification program will be recommended for the license by entitlement.

FOCUS Program Descriptions and Requirements:

B.A. degree with 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale)

Valid State of Illinois Teaching License

For more information, please speak with one of our advisors:

Early Childhood Education Focus Program
Dr. Selina Mushi   s-mushi@neiu.edu   (773) 442-5382

Elementary Education Focus Program
Dr. Maria Teresa Garreton   m-garreton@neiu.edu   (773) 442-5364

Secondary Education Focus Program
Anastasia Brelias   a‐brelias@neiu.edu   (773) 442-4556

Teacher Education

Faculty and Staff Contacts

T (773) 442-5380

j-brewer@neiu.edu

Faculty and Staff Contacts

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