North Central College - Naperville, IL

Graduate Endorsements

Teaching Endorsement Programs

We understand that teachers continue to pursue additional endorsements based on their school's needs and to help promote their professional development.  Our teaching endorsement programs are flexible and can lead to a Masters of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction degree.


Learning Behavior Specialist Endorsement(Non-Degree Program)
EDN 530 Characteristics of Students with High Incidence Disabilities
EDN 532 Methods of Teaching Students with High Incidence Disabilities
EDN 534 Psychological Diagnosis and Educational Assessment of Children with Special Learning Needs

State Teacher Leadership Endorsement** (Non-Degree Program)
EDN 500 Leadership for the 21st Century
EDN 501 Assessment Strategies for the Classroom
EDN 503 Teacher as Leader I
EDN 534 Leadership for Supervision and Instruction
EDN 536 School, Home, and Community
EDN 600 Teaching Diverse Students
EDN 630 Schools as Learning Communities
EDN 697 Teacher as Leader II:  The Capstone Experience
**Teachers must have a master’s degree to have the endorsement applied to their license.