Program Offerings

NWED offers several endorsements for candidates to chose from. Candidates can choose to pursue a single endorsement, or, if their goal is to teach Special Education, a dual endorsement. Washington State requires that all Special Education candidates have an endorsement in a content area as well as SPED in order to be issued a certificate. Candidates must select an endorsement area to enter the program. 

Endorsements Offered

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Early Childhood Education

  • Elementary Education

  • English Language Arts

  • Mathematics

  • Social Studies

  • Special Education (dual endorsement only)*

  • World Langagues

Program Sheets for Single Endorsement

Program Sheets for Dual Endorsement

* For more information on dual endorsement requirements visit for more details.