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Secondary Accelerated Certification (ACR)

Saginaw Valley State University’s Elementary Accelerated Certification with Residency (ACR) program is for those with bachelor’s degrees or higher who want to obtain teaching certification in the state of Michigan. The residency component allows for student teaching for an entire academic year.

Elementary Program

Saginaw Valley State University’s Secondary Accelerated Certification with Residency (ACR) program is for those with bachelor’s degrees or higher who want to obtain teaching certification in the state of Michigan. The residency component allows for student teaching for an entire academic year.

A College of Education advisor will meet with candidates to help determine possible content areas. If candidates have not met these requirements as part of their degree, they must complete these courses in addition to the professional studies requirements of the program.

Secondary Professional Studies Courses (30 cr)

Contact Us

coeconnect@svsu.edu
(989) 964-4057(989) 964-4057
Toll-free: 1-800-968-2540

Dean

James E. Tarr, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean

Vetta Vratulis, Ph.D.

Office

College of Education Dean's Office,
Gilbertson Hall, North 275
University Center, MI 48710

Hours

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.