Site-based (Corvallis) GCCUT Program

The deadline for applications to the site-based program for Fall 2018 has passed. Applications for Fall 2019 will open in early 2019.

Current OSU graduate students, prospective OSU graduate students, and those who intend to complete the certificate as a standalone option are eligible to apply. All core classes associated with the Site-based version of the program are offered at OSU's Corvallis campus. Application materials will vary depending on your status, as described below.

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Current OSU graduate student who intends to pursue the certificate in conjunction with a graduate degree

To apply to the GCCUT, you must electronically submit:

  1. Certificate Request Form (also known as a "Change of Major/Degree Request Form").

    Under "Work on Concurrent Degree/Certificate", select "Certificate" and "College and UniversityTeaching." Your Change of Degree/Major Request Form will not be processed unless you are admitted to the GCCUT program.

  2. The GCCUT Supplemental Application with accompanying documents. 

The accompanying documents include: (1) CV/résumé, and (2) cover letter.  Additional requirements for these materials are described within the Supplemental Application.

Prospective OSU graduate student who intend to pursue the certificate in conjunction with a primary master's or doctoral degree at OSU

To apply to the GCCUT, you must electronically submit:

  1. An online application for graduate admission if you have not already done so for your primary degree. Please specify your intent to pursue the GCCUT.
  2. The GCCUT Supplemental Application  with accompanying documents.

The accompanying documents include: (1) CV/résumé, and (2) cover letter.  Additional requirements for these materials are described within the Supplemental Application.

Prospective OSU student who intends to pursue the certificate as a standalone experience not in conjunction with another graduate degree at OSU

To apply to the GCCUT, you must electronically submit:

1. An online application for graduate admission to OSU specifying your desire to pursue the GCCUT.  This application will prompt you to submit your  (1) CV/résumé, and (2) cover letter.  You will not need to submit them again in the GCCUT Supplemental Application.  If there issue with the online application for the graduate school accepting these documents please notify Linda Tucker Serniak (tuckerli@oregonstate.edu). 

Online GCCUT Program

We accept applications on a rolling basis for the online version of GCCUT.  However, the required introductory course GRAD 560 is only offered in Winter term. Students who wish to begin the GCCUT program during another term will only be able to take elective courses until they complete GRAD 560.  For additional information about the online GCCUT please follow this link: http://ecampus.oregonstate.edu/online-degrees/graduate/college-university-teaching/.

Opportunities to take non-major GCCUT courses

And, if you are interested in taking courses related to college and university teaching, we offer several that are open to any and all graduate students. Please refer to course listings under the GRAD designator for courses that may be offered with open enrollment.