Admissions Requirements

Eligibility requirements for the Aspiring Teacher Alternative Certification Program(ATAC)

U.S. Degree Holder Requirements

Prospective ATAC students must have:

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • One of the following:
    • an undergraduate cumulative GPA of at least 2.5  or
    • an earned graduate degree
  • Students who have below a 2.5 cumulative GPA, can apply with the submission of additional application documents.

Non-U.S. Degree Holder Requirements

Prospective ATAC students who completed a degree program outside of the U.S. will need to have their academic documents translated into U.S. equivalency, to determine your program eligibility. You can contact, Education Credential Evaluators (ECE), to request a course-by-course evaluation. The evaluation report should be sent to the prospective student. Once the report is completed, contact Sharice Booker to discuss the results. Sharice’s email address is, . Here is a link to ECE:

Questions? Contact us:

Sharice Booker
Director of Graduate Programs
IUPUI School of Education
902 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202