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Director of Pupil Personnel Services (DPP), Certificate

Program Info

This program is a 21-semester hour program. Each of the following courses must be included in either the master's or postmaster's work. Additional courses may be necessary where prerequisites to these courses have not been completed.


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

NCATE is the profession’s mechanism to help establish high quality teacher preparation.

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional body for the accreditation of degree granting higher education institutions in the Southern states.

This is a certification program that may be used as part of a Rank I.

Admission to Morehead State University (see MSU admission requirements).

Admission Requirements:  

1) Master’s degree from an accredited college or university
2) Possess a valid teaching certificate
3) A GPA of 3.2 on all graduate work completed
4) Three years of full-time teaching (required before DPP certification can be recommended)

Program Requirements:    

1) Complete all required coursework
2) Program GPA of 3.2+
3) Must apply for completion in the Graduate Office at the appropriate time
4) Unconditionally admitted
5) Successfully complete an exit professional portfolio

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Primary Phone: 606.783.9447

E-mail: Dr. Sam Wright

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