Pre-Kindergarten Special Needs Endorsement

Earn your Pre-Kindergarten Special Needs Endorsement to teach in a special needs preschool 

Post-baccalaureate students can add our Pre-Kindergarten Special Needs (PKSN) endorsement to the following Ohio teaching licenses:

  • Intervention Specialist
  • Early Childhood
  • Home Economics
  • Educational Technology

Admission criteria:

  • Submit official transcripts from all institutions
  • Transcripts need to verify that applicant holds a bachelor's degree and a cumulative GPA of 2.75/a GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of coursework/a graduate GPA of 3.0 in at least 9 hours of coursework for full acceptance.
  • Conditional acceptance MAY be granted to students who hold a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5 in the last 60 hours of coursework.  To be reviewed for conditional acceptance a student must also submit 3 letters of recommendation and a goal statement.
  • Submit copy of teaching license

Interested in talking to a professor?  Contact Prof. Susan Brooks,, 419-434-6986.​