Admissions Requirements

Students get their portrait taken at Senior Fest inside of Hemmingson Center. 

Application Deadlines

Cohort applications are open for the 2022-23 school year. Please contact Dr. Catherine Zeisner for more information.

Program Prerequisites

  1. A master's degree from an accredited institution
  2. A valid teaching or ESA certificate
  3. Currently employed in a K-12 setting in WA State
  4. A minimum of 3 years of K-12 educational experience

Admission Requirements

  1. A completed application form. Within the application you will be required to submit the following:
    • Two (2) letters of recommendation. One should  be from your current supervisor and the other from a professional colleague.
    • Two (2) nomination letters, one each from your principal and superintendent. These should be simple statements of support permitting you to complete your internship within the district.
    • Copy of your resume/CV.
    • Written statement of purpose.
    • Copy of your teaching or ESA certificate from Washington State.
    • Copy of your abuse course taken. This is typically a certificate of completion or a transcript indicating in which academic course you completed the content. 
  2. One (1) official graduate degree-bearing transcript. International applicants must submit foreign transcripts in the original language and an English copy. Final transcripts must bear posted bachelor's & master's degrees from an accredited university.

Please have transcripts mailed to:
Graduate Admissions Operations
AD Box 102
502 E Boone Ave
Spokane, WA 99258-0102

Electronic transcripts can be sent to

Program Cost

  • $505 per credit
  • 12 credit certification