Apply Now Applications will be reviewed and evaluated using the Professional Education On Campus Admission RUBRIC. Application for Admission to Professional Education All students seeking admission into an On Campus Undergraduate Professional Education program must complete this application form and attach all required documentation. You must be admitted to Bemidji State University prior to completing this application. To apply to BSU, visit the Undergraduate Admissions page.Date Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY Contact InformationName* First Last BSU Student ID (Tech ID)*You must be admitted to Bemidji State University prior to completing this application. To apply to BSU, visit the Undergraduate Admissions page.Email*Please provide your BSU email account. 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Cumulative GPA*Average of external GPAs - OR - Established BSU GPAWhere is this GPA from?*Select OneBemidji State UniversityAverage of external GPAsCredit RequirementUndergraduate Admission for the On Campus program requires completion of 30 semester credits. If you are already licensed and are adding a field to your existing license, please indicate completion of a Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degrees. How many college credits will you have completed by the end of this semester?*Verification of GPA and Credits EarnedUpload a copy of your BSU transcript. You may download an unofficial transcript through the MyBSU portal --> E-Services --> Academic Records (on left) --> Unofficial Transcripts -- Get Unofficial Transcript. Download the transcript as a PDF and upload it to this application. If you are a TRANSFER student, upload your most recent external transcript. Drop files here or Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, png. Program SelectionWhat kind of student are you?* This is my first teacher licensure program. I do NOT have a teaching license I'm already fully licensed in Minnesota. I am just adding a field to my existing license. Which semester do you plan to start taking ED courses?*Fall 2020Spring 2021Fall 2021Spring 2022Which ON CAMPUS, Undergraduate Professional Education Program are you applying for?*Select OneElementary Education (Grades K-6)Health Education (Grades 5-12)Math Education (Grades 5-12)Chemistry Education (Grades 5-12)Communication Arts & Literature / English (Grades 5-12)Physics Education (Grades 5-12)Earth & Space Education (Grades 5-12)Life Science Education (Grades 5-12)Physical Education (Grades K-12)Social Studies Education (5-12)Vocal and Classroom Music Education (Grades K-12)Instrumental and Classroom Music Education (Grades K-12)Optional Endorsement:*Select OnePrePrimary Endorsement (Age 3 - PreK)Social Studies Endorsement (Grades 5-8)Math Endorsement (Grades 5-8)Science Endorsement (Grades 5-8)Communication Arts & Literature/English Endorsement (Grades 5-8)NoneAre you completing a minor? Second major? Certificate program? If so, what?Completion of Liberal Education Requirements* I understand the Professional Education program recommends completion of all (or at least most) Liberal Education Requirements.Testing RequirementHave you met the testing requirement?* Yes. Upload evidence below. No, testing is unavailable. I understand I must complete the testing requirement prior to being fully admitted. Which of the following are you using to meet the testing requirement?You MUST attach one of the following: 1. Receipts showing you have taken the NES Reading, Writing and Math tests 2. A score report showing your scores for the NES Reading, Writing and Math tests 3. An ACT score report showing BOTH the Composite with Writing ≥ 22 AND Combined English/Writing (or ELA) ≥ 21 4. An SAT score report showing ALL THREE: Reading ≥ 510; Writing ≥ 510; Math ≥ 520 ***Your application will not be processed without this documentation.***A DARS report will NOT meet this requirement.***Select OneReceipts showing you HAVE TAKEN the NES Basic SkillsNES score reportACT score report showingSAT score report showingVerification of Testing RequirementsYOU MUST ATTACH verification of having met one of the following testing requirements: 1) Receipts showing you've taken the NES Basic Skills (Reading, Writing, and Math) - or - 2) ACT or SAT score report showing you meet the minimum score combination - (your DARS report will NOT work) Drop files here or Accepted file types: jpg, png, pdf. Other Testing InformationTwo Letters of RecommendationTwo Letters of RecommendationYou must attach TWO letters of recommendation. Review the RUBRIC for more information. Drop files here or Accepted file types: jpg, gif, pdf, png. Four Writing PromptsUpload a document addressing all four writing prompts listed on the Education Admissions Page. Review the RUBRIC for more information.Writing PromptsAttach a document addressing each of the four (4) writing prompts. Drop files here or Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, jpg, png, gif. Seeking Add-On LicensureUpload a copy of your current Minnesota Teaching License.*If you do not have a copy of your current MN license, you can download it from the PELSB (Board of Teaching) website: https://public.education.mn.gov/LicenseLookup/educator Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf.Which add-on licensure area are you seeking?*You must have a full Minnesota Teaching License (Tier 3 or Tier 4) to add a field to your existing license.PrePrimary Endorsement (Age 3 - PreK)Middle Level English/Comm. Arts & Lit. (5-8)Middle Level Math (5-8)Middle Level Science (5-8)Middle Level Social Studies (5-8)DAPE (K-12)English/Comm. Arts & Lit. (5-12)Health Education (5-12)Math Education (5-12)Physical Education (K-12)Social Studies Education (5-12)Chemistry Education (9-12)Earth & Space Science (9-12)Life Science Education (9-12)Physics Education (9-12)Having trouble uploading files?If you are having difficulty uploading a file you can email the attachments to the Office Manager, Tammy Erickson.