Coronavirus information

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University of Alaska Anchorage has taken steps to protect the health and safety of our campus community. Visit the University of Alaska Coronavirus Information website to learn how UAA and the university system are responding to this situation. Find links to communications, policy guidance, resources and information about the university's community restrictions, which apply to all faculty, staff and students. The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center remains open at this time to serve UAA students. For information about COVID-19 symptoms and current health recommendations, visit the CDC website and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.


Programs and Degrees

The UAA School of Education is currently offering the following programs:

Early Childhood Education
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)

Educational Leadership
Master of Education (MEd)
Graduate Certificate – Type B Certification (Principal)

Language Education
Graduate Certificate – ESL endorsement on an existing teaching certificate

Special Education
Master of Education (MEd)
Graduate Certificate – Special education endorsement on an existing teaching certificate

Teaching & Learning
Master of Education (MEd) – Designed for professionals seeking advanced studies in education. Can be completed via distance. Does not lead to teacher certification or endorsement.

For further information about our programs and their requirements, visit the UAA Catalog.

Alaska certification note: Certification is awarded by the State of Alaska through the Alaska DEED in Juneau. Graduates must meet all requirements specified by DEED at the time of application for certificate.