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Boise State Educator Preparation Programs that Lead to Licensure




The Boise State Educator Preparation unit includes initial and advanced level programs that lead to licensure through the Idaho State Department of Education.




Boise State Educator Preparation Programs that Lead to Licensure

*Programs align with the 2017-2018 undergraduate and graduate catalog listings.
Program NameProgram LevelDegree LevelIdaho Licensure
Education Specialist in Executive Educational LeadershipAdvanced Specialist or C.A.S.Superintendent endorsement
K-12 Online Teaching EndorsementAdvanced
Post BaccalaureateOnline Teacher (K-12) (added as endorsement)
*Master of Arts in Counseling (*CACREP)Advanced Master'sSchool Counseling
Master of Arts in Education, LiteracyAdvanced Master'sLiteracy (K-12) (added as endorsement)
Master of Education in Bilingual EducationAdvanced Master'sBilingual Education (K-12) (added as endorsement)
Master of Education in Educational LeadershipAdvanced Master'sAdministrator certificate, school principal endorsement
Master of Education in English as a New LanguageAdvanced Master'sEnglish as a Second Language (ESL) (K-12) (added as endorsement)
Mathematics Consulting Teacher EndorsementAdvanced Post BaccalaureateConsulting Teacher/Teacher Leader Endorsement
Art Education, K-12 or 6-12Initial BaccalaureateArt Education, K-12 or 6-12
Biology - Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateBiological Science (6-12)
Chemistry - Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateChemistry (6-12)
Computer Science- Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateComputer Science (6-12)
Dual Special Education, Early Childhood Intervention CertificationInitial BaccalaureateBlended Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education (birth-3)
Dual Special Education, Elementary Education CertificationInitial BaccalaureateExceptional Child Generalist (K-12) and All Subjects (K-8) (i.e., elementary education)
Dual Early Childhood Intervention, Elementary Education CertificationInitial Baccalaureate Blended Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education, and All Subjects (K-8) (i.e., elementary education)
Economics, Social Science, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateSocial Studies (6-12)-Economics
Elementary EducationInitial BaccalaureateAll Subjects (K-8) (i.e., elementary education)
Elementary Education TESOL/ENLInitial BaccalaureateAll Subjects (K-8) (i.e., elementary education) and English as a Second Language (ESL) (K-12)
Engineering- Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateEngineering (6-12)
English TeachingInitial BaccalaureateEnglish (6-12)
French, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateWorld Language (6-12) French
Geosciences - Secondary Education Emphasis / Earth Science Teaching Endorsement MinorInitial BaccalaureateEarth and Space Science (6-12)
German, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateWorld Language (6-12) German
Graduate Certificate - Secondary/K-12 TeachingInitial Post BaccalaureateLicensure varies based on secondary content area emphasis
Health Teaching EndorsementInitial Endorsement onlyHealth Endorsement (grade varies based on certification)
History, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateHistory (6-12)
Master in Teaching in Early Childhood InterventionInitial Master'sBlended Early Childhood Education/Early Childhood Special Education (birth-3)
Master in Teaching in Special EducationInitial Master'sExceptional Child Generalist (K-12)
Mathematics - Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateMathematics (6-12)
Music EducationInitial BaccalaureateMusic (K-12)
Physical Education, K-12Initial BaccalaureatePhysical Education (K-12)
Physics - Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureatePhysics (6-12)
Political Science, Social Science, Secondary Education EmphasisInitial BaccalaureateSocial Studies (6-12)-American Government/Political Science
Spanish, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateWorld Language (6-12) Spanish
Theatre Arts, Secondary EducationInitial BaccalaureateTheater Arts (6-12)