If you have a masters degree and are seeking intensive professional development through a specific course of study, the University of Delaware offers a number of programs. These Courses of Study (COS) qualify teachers in Delaware for a plus 15 salary increment.
Courses of study vary from 6 to 18 credits. Candidates must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA within a COS and have no individual course grade less than a C-.
Approved Courses of Study
|Human Development and Family Studies||– Early Language and Literacy
– Leadership in Early Childhood – Not accepting students at this time.
|English as a Second Language||– Teaching English as a Second Language|
|School Library Media||– Library Media Specialist|
|Special Education||– Elementary or Secondary Special Education|
|Autism Certification||– Autism and Severe Disabilities|
The number of UD courses of study grows monthly. Check this website regularly for updates.
- To enroll in a COS, please complete the Course of Study Enrollment Form.
- For information on how to register for specific courses as a continuing education student, please visit: http://www.continuingstudies.udel.edu/credit/courses.shtml
Upon completion of all the courses in the designated COS, please notify the Delaware Center for Teacher Education:
Delaware Center for Teacher Education
Attn: Barbara VanDornick
200 Academy Street
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716
A letter verifying completion of the Course of Study will be mailed to you.