# Policies

- Students are required to earn a C or better in all Professional Development courses
^{2} - Students may appeal to have Professional Development courses
^{2}waived. - Students are required to have a KU+Transfer GPA of 2.50 before enrolling in C&T 360. If a student receives special permission from a UKanTeach advisor to enroll in C&T 360 without the required GPA, he/she will have the semester in which C&T 360 is taken and the following fall or spring semester to raise his/her KU+Transfer GPA to at least a 2.50. If the student’s KU+Transfer GPA is not at least a 2.50 at the end of this time, the student will not be allowed to continue taking any UKanTeach field courses
^{1}. - Students will not be permitted to take field courses
^{1}concurrently unless an appeal is granted. - KU+Transfer GPA and content area for licensure GPA of 2.50 is required before enrolling in C&T 500 and C&T 598. Students will also be required to have met all GPA minimums as required by their college or school for graduation. Courses for each licensure area that will be used to calculate content area for licensure GPA are listed on the following page. If a student’s department has used a different course(s) to count for one of the courses listed below, the calculation will be adjusted using the substituted course(s) [See Policy 7].
- All Professional Development courses
^{2}are required before enrolling in C&T 500 and C&T 598. Courses exempt from this rule: MATH 197, MATH 409&410, C&T 359, C&T 448 and HIST 510. - The Policy & Appeals Committee will honor any licensure subject course substitutions that are granted by the student’s academic department as long as all Kansas State Department of Education standards are still met across the student’s program of study.
- Any student participating in a UKanTeach Internship while student teaching must adhere to the following policies:
- Student Teaching and coursework responsibilities take precedence over all UKanTeach Internship commitments.
- Students have to have their schedule (student teaching, courses and work) approved by the Student Teacher Coordinator and a UKanTeach Advisor before starting work.
- Students are not allowed to have a UKanTeach Internship at the same school where they are student teaching, and are limited to working 10 hours or less a week.

All policies will go into effect starting fall 2010. Students can expect any appeal to take 2-4 weeks to process.

^{1} Field courses are LA&S 290, LA&S 291, C&T 366, C&T 460, and C&T 500.

^{2} Professional Development courses are LA&S 290, LA&S 291, C&T 360, C&T 366, C&T 448, C&T 359 MATH 409&410, HIST 510, MATH 197, C&T 460, C&T 500 and C&T 598.

Courses used to calculate content GPA for each area of licensure | ||||
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Mathematics | Biology | Chemistry | Earth & Space Science | Physics |

MATH 121 MATH 122 MATH 223 MATH 290 MATH 409 MATH 410 MATH 526 OR 628 MATH 590 OR 790 MATH 500 OR 765 MATH 320/530/558/559 MATH 197 |
BIOL 150 BIOL 152 BIOL 350 BIOL 412 BIOL 414 BIOL 416 BIOL 400/408/600 |
CHEM 184 CHEM 188 CHEM 516 & 517 CHEM 622 OR 624 CHEM 625 CHEM 640 OR 646 CHEM 641 OR 647 |
GEOL 101 & 103 GEOL 311 & 312 GEOL 331 GEOL 360 GEOL 521 GEOL 560 GEOL 562 ASTR 191 & 196 ATMO 105 |
PHSX 211 PHSX 212 PHSX 313 & 316 PHSX 511 PHSX 521 PHSX 531 PHSX 536 OR 516 |