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					                                            Cohort Masters Programs
                  In Your Area                                      • One Night Per Week •                                                                        Discounted Tuition
                                                     Aurora Area Cohorts
                                    Information Meeting                                                                                                                                       $152 per month
    Where: East Aurora District Office, 417 Fifth Street, Aurora
    When: Tuesday, October 27th @ 3:30 & 4:00p.m. in the School Service Center                                                                                                                 If Using Financial Aid;
                                                                          Important Notice                                                                                                      May Defer Payments
                           These programs fill quickly. University policy limits enrollment of each program
                              to 27 students and accepts reservations on a first come, first served basis.                                                                                        Until Graduation *
                       To RSVP or for information, please call (708) 957-5994
                     Programs Offered                                                                                                      Program Highlights
Educational Technology Masters                                                                                         Convenient
(Learn to integrate technology into your curriculum)                                                                       • Entire program conducted in or near your school
    Class Begins: Thursday, January 7th                                                                                    • One night a week, same night entire program***
    Class Meets: Every Thursday from 4:45-8:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                           • Two year or less completion time including breaks***
Type 75 Certification w/Masters                                                                                            • Generous summer, Christmas, and holiday breaks
(Program can be used for Type-75 Certificate only)                                                                         • Finish one course every eight weeks***
    Class Begins: Wednesday, January 6th                                                                                   • No weekend classes
     Class Meets: Every Wednesday from 4:45-8:45 p.m.                                                                      • Course make-up options available if scheduling conflicts occur
                                                                                                                           • No thesis required, portfolio in lieu of thesis
Curriculum & Instruction Masters (C&I)                                                                                     • No GRE or admissions tests***
(Become a better classroom teacher)                                                                                        • Transfer credits considered
    Class Begins: Tuesday, January 5th
                                                                                                                           • All class times are 4:45-8:45 p.m.***
    Class Meets: Every Tuesday from 4:45-8:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                           • One course at a time provides manageable workload
Reading Masters w/Type 10 Certification                                                                                Affordable
(Prepare to become a Reading Specialist)
                                                                                                                           • 18% to 30% teacher tuition discount
    Class Begins: Monday, January 4th
                                                                                                                           • Tuition is guaranteed throughout the entire program
    Class Meets: Every Monday from 4:45- 8:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                           • Financial aid, Stafford Loans and ‘pay as you go’ plans available
ESL Endorsement w/Masters                                                                                                  • Student Loan payments may be deferred until program completion
(Program can be used for ESL Endorsement only)                                                                             • You may be eligible for up to $5,000 in loan forgiveness
    Class Begins: Wednesday, January 6th                                                                                     if your school receives Title One funding*
    Class Meets: Every Wednesday from 4:45-8:45 p.m.
                                                                                                                        Accreditations & Quality
School Counseling Masters                                                                                                  • Fully I.S.B.E., NCATE & North Central accredited.
(Become a School Counselor)
    Class Begins: Tuesday, January 5th
                                                                                                                           • Ranked “Top Tier” by U.S. News & World Report
    Class Meets: Every Tuesday from 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Teacher Certification w/Masters (MAT)                                                                                                    Additional Areas Starting This January
(Become a Certified Teacher)                                                                                                          • Elgin/ Streamwood • River Forest • Niles/Skokie
    Class Begins: Week of January 4th                                                                                                   • Westmont/ La Grange• Oak Lawn/ South CPS
    Class Meets: Call for locations

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)
(Doctorate in Education Leadership)
    Class Begins: Wednesday, January 6th
    Class Meets: On campus in River Forest

*The repayment example set forth above is for illustrative purposes only and was calculated based on a standard amortization Federal Stafford Loan assuming a loan amount of $13,170 a payment term of 10 years and a fixed interest rate
equal to 6.8%. Loan amount of $13,170 is based on the total tuition price for the Masters Degree in School Leadership. Your total loan amount may vary based on program selection. The loan calculator used in this example is available
at It is your responsibility to verify your eligibility by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at All loans are subject to federal student aid guidelines. The actual interest rate may change
periodically based on federal regulations. If you elect to defer payments until graduation, loan interest may accrue during deferment. Title One Teacher Loan Forgiveness Program is a Government program. You are responsible to verify your own
eligibility. **The Reading program requires a full semester (16 week) practicum that will meet at an earlier time at a local elementary school. During the practicum, students will also take one 8 week course. Students may be required
to attend class two nights a week during the term that the two courses run concurrently. ***The Doctoral, School Counseling, and MAT programs may require a different schedule and completion time. GRE or Miller Analogies test
required for Doctoral Program.

                                                        Please Contact: Anna Nash (708) 957-5994