Alternative Licensure Program
Who becomes an Alternative Licensure Teacher Candidate?
Anyone who wants to teach and has a Bachelor's Degree, but has not completed an educator preparation program.
What our program offers Teacher Candidates
One-on-One Coaching Sessions
Instructors who are Master Teachers with Teaching Experience
Development of Effective Teaching Techniques
We offer three licensure programs and two Masters of Education with Licensure
Click a program below to learn more
ALP: an acronym for the entire Alternative Licensure Program at MSU Denver
Gen Ed: Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K) to Grade 12 Education
ALP 1: One-year version of the ALP
ALP 2: Two-year version of the ALP
ALP 2 MAT: Two-year Master of Teaching in Elementary Education Program (Pre-K to Grade 12)
ALP SED: Two-year Special Education Licensure Program (for ages 5-21)
ALP SED MAT: Two-year Master of Teaching and Special Education Licensure (for Ages 5-21)