How to apply
Project PACT personnel will follow the high standards for admission required by the University of Minnesota as well as additional project specific requirements, including:
- A statement committing to serving DHH children and/or children with disabilities
- Evidence of minimally 300 hours of experience working with children (preferably children who are DHH and/or with disabilities)
- Minimum undergraduate degree of 3.0 or better
- Three letters of recommendations
- While scholars will not be selected based on race, ethnicity or national origin, we will seek to recruit highly qualified scholars from underrepresented cultural and linguistic backgrounds, including individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, children of Deaf adults (CODAs), and parents of children who are deaf or hard of hearing and/or have disabilities
- Video submission of ASL skills (for DHH applicants)
- Undergraduate degree in the areas of special education, Deaf education, elementary education, bilingual/ESL education, and Deaf studies
When you're ready, submit your completed application materials to the appropriate contact below, depending on if you are interested in DHH or ABS.
DHH teaching licensure and M.Ed.
Debbie Golos, Ph.D.
ABS teaching licensure and M.Ed.
Kathy Seifert, Ph.D.
Learning Disabilities Licensure and M.Ed. Program Coordinator