Accelerated Alternative Program for Initial Licensure in Mild
Acceptance into the Program
Applications are due to Butler University by March 1, 2014
to be considered for the Cohort beginning in Fall 2014.
Students will be accepted to the program by fulfilling the
A.Successfully passing CASA exam. CASA is
the approved basic skills assessment for candidates seeking
admission to Indiana teacher preparation programs.
Preparation Information on CASA through Pearson can be found at http://www.in.nesinc.com/PageView.aspx?f=GEN_PreparationMaterials.html.
and overall information on CASA through Pearson can be found at http://www.in.nesinc.com/tests/asp.
B. Submitting three letters of
recommendation of your potential working with children with
exceptional learning needs.
C. Providing an undergraduate transcript from an
accredited university showing a cumulative 3.0 grade point average
or above. Applicants must provide evidence of having achieved
a 3.25 or higher in the following subjects: Math, Social Science,
Natural Science, English.
D. Successfully completing an interview with
Butler faculty panel.
E. Completing the application to be a non-degree
seeking, initial licensure only graduate student at Butler
University. You can begin the application process here.
G. Demonstrating prerequisite knowledge: To
assess prior learning, the candidate will show faculty panel that
he or she has CLEP scores to show documentation of testing out of
other course work.
Financial Aid is available for students in this program.
To find out more about your options, please contact Butler's Financial Aid
office at (317)940-8200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
more about Financial Aid for graduate non-degree seeking