School of Education Gate 1 – MAT Initial Licensure – EDGT 520

CG • Section 8WK • 07/01/2018 to 12/31/2199 • Modified 06/09/2022

Course Description

This course is intended to provide guidance and information regarding the expectations and requirements for the student’s program (Gate 1). Candidates will submit Gate 1 Application requirements in this course.

For information regarding prerequisites for this course, please refer to the Academic Course Catalog.


This course should be taken during the first semester of the program.

Course Assignment

Course Requirements Checklist

After reading the Course Syllabus and Student Expectations, the candidate will complete the related checklist found in the Course Overview.

Quizzes (9)

Quiz: Gate Course Expectations

This quiz will confirm that the candidate understands the expectations of the Gate 1 requirements and what will be required to successfully pass the course.

Quiz: Status Check-In (6)

These quizzes will confirm that the candidate is working on or has completed the Gate 1 Application.

Quiz: Background Check Purchase

This quiz will reflect the candidate's proof of purchase of the required background check through Liberty University's required vendor.

Quiz: Fingerprint Submission

This quiz will confirm whether the candidate has submitted rolled/scanned fingerprints to Liberty University's required vendor for review. 

Gate 1 Acceptance Submission Assignment

The candidate will submit a copy of the acceptance email received after successfully submitting the Gate 1 Application.