Washington Student Achievement Council
Multnomah University is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes Multnomah University to offer specific degree programs. The Council may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs. Authorization by the Council does not carry with it an endorsement by the Council of the institution or its programs. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.
For MAT Program
Eligibility for initial educator certification in Washington is based on completion of a state-approved educator preparation program. This program is approved in Oregon. Even though you may be residing in Washington while in this program, your application for educator certification in Washington will be processed as an out-of-state application. Go to PESB's website for more information.
Teachers are advised to contact their individual school districts as to whether this program may qualify for teacher advancement.
For MA in TESOL Program
This program is not intended to lead to teacher certification. Teachers are advised to contact their individual school districts as to whether this program may qualify for salary advancement.