Welcome to the Augsburg University Education Department Website!
Use the navigation menus (above) or links (below) to visit pages that describe our licensure programs, link you to forms you’ll need to progress through our program, connect you to the university’s online registration and records system, and more.
The Augsburg University Education Department commits itself to developing future educational leaders who foster student learning and well-being by being knowledgeable in their fields, being capable in pedagogy, being ethical in practice, nurturing self-worth, embracing diversity, thinking reflectively, and collaborating effectively.
What’s Available on this Website?
EAST Program Information: The EAST program has been launched and is now accepting applications. This program specifically targets East African future teachers: East African Student to Teacher (EAST). The goal of the program is to recruit, retain, and license highly qualified East African students who wish to become K-12 teachers. EAST awards may be up to $12,000 per student per year.
- Information about state-mandated testing for teacher candidates
- Click here to enter TK20, the Education Department’s data management system for licensure candidates: <http://tk20.augsburg.edu>.
- TC2 New Teachers’ Blog
Licensure Program Framework: Students demonstrate their possession of outcome-based professional standards by completing a program portfolio as they progress through the Education Department coursework. Read a description of the model we employ to prepare students to meet Minnesota’s rigorous teacher licensure standards.
Course Descriptions: Go to the Online Course Catalog for descriptions of specific courses in our licensure programs. Also, view a list of the courses being offered during the upcoming and/or current academic term.
News: Official licensure program news is published bi-weekly in the Education Department Newsletter. Find the electronic version of current and past newsletters on this page. Also find links to submit your news and links to other news sources of interest to K-12 teachers.
Contact Us: Contact information for various offices on campus, including the Education Department.
- Education Department Licensure Programs Handbook <-Departmental Handbook under review.
- Registering for the Upcoming Term <– a quick reference guide and troubleshooting tips for the registration process
Admission to Licensure Program (Day Program, AU and MAE): Find information and forms for applying for admission to the teacher licensure program. All students seeking licensure (Day Program, Adult Undergraduate and Master of Arts in Education) must be accepted into the licensure program before they may register for courses beyond the introductory level. Information about state-mandated testing (NES) is also available on this page.
MAE Students: Find helpful information for navigating through the MAE program, from Day 1 to Graduation.
Adult Undergraduate (AU) Program Forms: Find current information for Adult Undergraduate (AU) students such as course descriptions, announcements, etc.
Field Experience and Service-Learning Forms: Find the forms to document your field work and service-learning hours as well as information about our service-learning integration model.
Student Teaching Forms: Find information and forms for applying to student teach as well as forms to document your student teaching experience.
Online Records and Registration: Use Augnet to check your transcript and register for classes.