Teacher candidates who are admitted to the Teacher Education Program and need to change their major and/or minor should complete the COE Undergraduate Program Change Form (38kB) and submit it to the College of Education Dean's Office, 2nd floor, Gilbertson Hall or email it as an attachment to email@example.com to obtain the change in program.
The Course Request Form may be used to submit a request for a College of Education undergraduate or graduate level course in the term of interest if all existing sections are full, or if the course is not currently in the schedule.
NOTE - This information is important for planning purposes, but there is no guarantee that a section will be added. Please monitor the Course Schedule Lookup and your SVSU email account for updates.
The Saginaw Valley State University College of Education recognizes individuals from all aspects of the educational community (e.g., administrators, teachers, clerical, paraprofessionals, custodians and cook staff, coaches, bus drivers, school volunteers) for their outstanding and heroic contributions that have positively impacted the lives of students. Nominations for deserving individuals will be accepted in early 2019 and a ceremony recognizing all those that have been nominated will be held on the campus of SVSU in April 2019.
Approved Michigan Department of Education Career Technical Education (CTE) Program TE 100/TE 101 Waiver Requirements
SVSU students who have successfully completed a Teacher Cadet Program in its entirety through a high school approved by the Michigan Department of Education and are seeking a waiver of SVSU's TE 100; Exploring Teaching: K-12 or TE 101; Exploring Teaching in Physical Education may receive the equivalent SVSU credit provided that they have completed each of the twelve (12) segments of a Career Technical Education (CTE) program, including the fieldwork component, with a grade of "B" or higher.
To obtain approval, applicants must:
be accepted to SVSU and begin classes at SVSU within three (3) years of high school graduation;
apply for the TE 100/TE 101 waiver no later than five (5) years after high school graduation;
have successfully completed at least twelve (12) SVSU credit hours as a full-time degree-seeking student at the time of application and have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0.