An Endorsement is an opportunity for teachers to add-on a licensure of interest. St. Catherine University offers three teaching endorsements: Pre-Primary (ages 3-5 years), Kindergarten and Middle Level (grades 5-8, with several content-area options).

Pre-primary endorsement

Students seeking the pre-primary endorsement complete the following courses:

  • FACS 3350: Child in the Family
  • EDUC 2110: Foundations and Theories in Early Childhood Education


Licensed elementary teachers seeking to teach at the Kindergarten level complete the following course:

  • EDUC 3290: Methods and Materials in Kindergarten Education¬†

Middle-level endorsements

Students seeking the middle-level endorsement may choose from the following content areas: