Courses and Costs Effective January 2017

What courses are required for the Educator Preparation Institute program?

The Polk State College Educator Preparation Institute program consists of nine courses, which includes two field-experience courses (23 Institutional Credits):

• EPI 0001 Classroom Management (3 Institutional Credits) $368.16
• EPI 0002 Instructional Strategies (3 Institutional Credits) $368.16
• EPI 0003 Technology (3 Institutional Credits) $368.16
• EPI 0004 The Teaching & Learning Process (3 Institutional Credits) $368.16
• EPI 0010 Foundations of Research-Based Practices in Reading (3 Institutional Credits) $368.16
• EPI 0020 Professional Foundations (2 Institutional Credits) $245.94
• EPI 0030 Diversity (2 Institutional Credits) $245.94
• EPI 0095 EPI Field Experience for non-teachers  (5 Institutional Credits) $561.00 + $110 lab fee (lab fee is for non-teachers only)

The cost covers  includes tuition, books, Professional Education Workshop, and General Knowledge Math and Language Arts Workshop . Teacher candidates may pay for one course at a time. Teacher candidates need to register and pay before the course starts.