Student Teaching Applications

Before You Apply

Meet with your Academic Advisor for an accurate list of program requirements.

When to Apply

Student Teaching Applications are due two semesters prior to student  teaching. For fall teacher candidates, the deadline is November 1. For spring teacher candidates, the deadline is April 1.

How to Apply

You can apply through one of the links below.
General Education Application
Special Education Application

Forms & Handbook

Provided below are a few forms that students may need throughout their student teaching experience. In addition, the Student Teaching Handbook is available as resource for students to help them meet the student teaching requirements.

  • Student Teaching Goals Form (PDF): Use this form to submit your goals for student teaching to your university supervisor and cooperating teacher.
  • Student Teaching Handbook (PDF): This handbook details the expectations, policies and procedures students should understand and follow during their student teaching experiences.
  • Student Teaching Leave of Absence Form (PDF): Use this form to request time-off during your student teaching. This form must be submitted 48 hours in advance of a planned absence.
  • Teacher Candidate Observation Form (PDF): Use this form to document your experience observing other classrooms during your student teaching.