Driver Education Endorsement

Endorsement:  Driver Education Endorsement
Degree Level:  Undergraduate
Credit Hours:   9 credit hours
Delivery Format: Blended (Mostly Online) with a minimum of 3-5 days residency required
Prerequisites: To obtain a Driver Education Endorsement or equivalency of a Driver Education Endorsement you need to be at least 21 years of age.

The Driver Education Endorsement may be an addition to your Nebraska Teaching Certificate.  This endorsement also provides the courses necessary for non-certified teachers to be approved by the Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles.  Students pursuing this certification in other states must check with their State Department of Education for certification requirements.  The undergraduate coursework may be completed online while the lab component must be completed at the Nebraska Safety Center Driving Range in Kearney, Nebraska.  This lab component may be completed in a minimum of three to five days.

Required Courses

(9 credit hours)

SFED 310 - Driving Task Analysis
SFED 430 - Developing Driver Education Classroom Skills
SFED 431 - Developing Driver Education Vehicle Skills

Elective Course

Course is offered every other year for Nebraska residents only.

SFED 450/850P - Driver Performance Measurement (Competency-Based Course)

How do I get started? 

1Request information about the program to learn more.

2. Prepare to apply by viewing the admission requirements above, or apply now.

3. Contact UNK eCampus with any questions:

University of Nebraska at Kearney - eCampus
Phone: 308-865-8927

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