Gifted & Talented Graduate Teaching Endorsement
Western Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Gifted & Talented Graduate Teaching Endorsement program from Western Kentucky University prepares individuals to teach accelerated students. In addition to a practicum which may be performed near the student's residence, courses cover:

  • Nature & Needs of Gifted, Creative & Talented Students
  • Curriculum, Strategies & Materials for Gifted Students
  • Psychology of the Gifted & Creative


  • Requires two-week on-campus attendance in June to complete the final course
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university or equivalent
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or greater (4.0 scale)
  • Any additional application requirements as specified by program
  • Adequate academic preparation in the field of specialization
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Must have a teaching certificate

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges