Online Education Programs

Seattle University College of Education offers the following degree, certificate and endorsement programs online:

ELL Endorsement Academy

The online English Language Learners (ELL) Endorsement Academy consists of eight classes that meet in virtual, synchronous sessions twice a week in the evenings, with additional asynchronous work throughout the week. Our classes are developed with teacher's schedules in mind. 

This program helps Washington state certified teachers regardless of where they live prepare for the required WEST-E exam, offering a rigorous and affordable pathway to earning an ELL endorsement. Teachers can apply their learning in the classroom immediately and adjust their techniques as the academy progresses.

Special Education Endorsement Academy

The online Special Education Endorsement Academy offers teachers Seattle University credits without the commute. The year-long program of 8 courses meets in virtual, synchronous sessions twice a week in the evenings, with additional asynchronous work required throughout the week. Our classes are developed with teacher's schedules in mind. 

This unique program helps Washington state teachers, regardless of where they live, prepare for the required WEST-E exam, offering a rigorous and affordable pathway to earning a Special Education endorsement. Teachers can apply their learning in the classroom immediately and adjust their techniques as the academy progresses. 

Questions? Email us at:

e-academy@seattleu.edu