Alternative Licensure Program
Enroll today and begin your next chapter
To enroll, all candidates MUST:
Have an "alternative license pending employment/program" status from the Colorado Department of Education
Have a full-time teaching contract
Once you have completed these two steps, call 303-615-0013 to get the enrollment documents emailed to you.
Please Note: access to enrollment forms is restricted to those who meet the requirements.
Individuals who have been hired as a full-time teacher and have submitted their application for Alternative Teaching License, but do not have a status of "alternative license pending" may be given access to the forms on a case by case basis.
Individuals who have an "alternative license pending employment/program" status, but have not been hired as a full time teacher will not be given access to the forms.
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)