Teaching Endorsements

Hastings College offers 20 endorsement areas for students interested in teaching after graduation — or for current teachers looking to expand their focus areas. From art to world language, from to music to math, a teaching endorsement from Hastings College helps you have a solid resume focused on areas you love.

Field Endorsements

  • Art PK-12
  • Business, Marketing, Information Technology (BMIT) 6-12
  • Elementary Education K-8
  • English Language Arts 7-12
  • Health and Physical Education PK-12
  • Mathematics 6-12
  • Music PK-12 (Vocal and Instrumental)
  • Science 7-12
  • Social Science 7-12
  • Special Education K-12

Subject Endorsements

  • Biology 7-12
  • Chemistry 7-12
  • History 7-12
  • Physics 7-12
  • Secondary English 7-12
  • World Language Spanish 7-12

Supplemental Endorsements

  • Early Childhood Education PK-3
  • English as a Second Language PK-12
  • Theatre 7-12
  • Work-Based Learning 9-12

Expertise in Teaching

Teacher Education CAEP AccreditationHastings College is fully accredited and offers degrees in Elementary Education, Secondary Education and Special Education, as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) degree. 


Dr. Darci Karr
Associate Professor of Teacher Education, Certification Officer and Chair of the Department