Gate Information

The following Gates create "check points" to ensure you have completed the necessary requirements to finish your program.  The Gate system is an important part of maintaining a quality program as required by our licensing and accrediting bodies.

  • Gate 1-Graduate admissions

    • Completed upon entrance into a graduate education program

  • Gate 2-Apply for candidacy


  • Gate 3-Apply for student teaching or internship

  • Gate 4-Apply for graduation & licensure