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

*Was not part of the last CAEP accreditation review

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