Time Frame Event Credit
Hours
Contact Hours Rec for
license
May 1
  • Application deadline. 
     
Mid-May
  • Applicant interviews
  • Cohort selected
     
June-July
  • Apply for University of Iowa admission
  • Complete background check
     
August-Dec
  • Program Orientation
  • Course 1 - Intro to Education and RAPIL
  • Course 2 - Learning and Instruction
  • Clinical Field Experience 1

4
4
2

15 observation hours
 
25 hours
 
January-April
  • Course 3 - Instructional Planning/Assessment
  • Clinical Field Experience 2
  • Course 4 - Learning Communities
4
2
3
25 hours  
May-Early June
  • Course 5 - Creating Classroom for Learning
  • Course 6 - Secondary Methods
3
3
   
 
  • Successfully complete all endorsement coursework
  • Accept teaching contract offer to complete internship
    Recommended for Teacher Intern License when all requirements have been met
Internship: Fall
August-December
  • Internship Semester 1
  • Course 7 - Seminar
  • Pass PRAXIS II Subject Assessment
4 Internship  
Internship: Spring
January-April
  • Internship Semester 2
  • Course 8 - Seminar
  • Complete and Pass PPAT
4 Internship  
April-May
  • Completion Ceremony
  • Apply for Initial Iowa Licensure
    Recommended for Initial License when all requirements have been met