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Internship, Field Experience, or Practicum Placement Approval Request

Internship, Field Experience, or Practicum Placement Approval Request 

Internship, Field Experience, or Practicum Placement Approval Requests can take up to 6-8 weeks to process.  Please submit your request form as early as possible.  The Internship, Field Experience, or Practicum Placement Approval Request form submission dates follow:

  • Fall semester - accepted from June 15 - Aug 1 
  • Spring semester - accepted from Oct 15 - Dec 1
  • Summer semester - accepted from March 15 - May 1 (SPED only)

Internship, Field Experience, or Practicum Placement Approval Request Form (must be logged in to Morningside email to view and/or submit form)

Tips & Reminders - form submission, approval and registration:

  • Students must use their Morningside College email account for all communication regarding an internship, field experience, or practicum placement.
  • Students must be admitted to the Graduate Program in Education to be considered for placement in an internship, field experience, or practicum.
  • Students must have a balance of zero in the business office to be enrolled in any class at the College, including internship, field experience, and practicum courses.
  • Students DO NOT REGISTER for an internship through CampusWEB; rather, Morningside staff will register approved candidates prior to the start of the semester.
  • Approval will be finalized after all grades have been posted and all required course work has been successfully completed.

Reading Capstone

Reading Capstone Applications

Apply for the Reading Capstone (Google Form).

  • Your @Morningside email account will be used for all communication regarding your EDUC 767 Reading Capstone application.
  • Students must be admitted to the Graduate Program in Education to be considered for Reading Capstone.
  • There are no summer Reading Capstones.
  • You will NOT REGISTER for the Capstone through CampusWEB; rather, Morningside staff will register Capstone participants prior to the start of the semester.
  • The Capstone is generally scheduled for a half semester. You may take the Capstone during either the early or last semester session. If there are any special circumstances that may affect your Capstone schedule, please contact the Reading Coordinator.
  • You must complete all of the courses on your Reading program of study prior to taking the Capstone. If you are taking the final course for the Reading endorsement the semester in which you apply for the Capstone, approval will be finalized after all grades have been posted to your student records at the end of the semester.

Capstone Application Checklist

You will need to have the following information available before starting to enter in the application. NOTE that once started, the application must be completed to submit and cannot be retrieved for editing.

  • Student Information: your full name, phone number, Morningside email, and Morningside ID number. To locate your ID number, click on My Biographical Info in your Morningside CampusWEB account. It is the seven-digit number in parentheses after your name.

Capstone Activities

The EDUC 767 Reading Capstone class for the K-8 and 5-12 Reading endorsements requires a minimum of 40 hours of work reflecting upon ALL of the reading courses (graduate AND undergraduate) required for the endorsement. Those courses reflected upon are (or align with):

  • EDUC 760 Reading Assessment
  • EDUC 761 Reading in the Content Areas
  • EDUC 762 Diagnostic Teaching of Reading & Practicum
  • EDUC 763 Oral & Written Language Development
  • EDUC 764 Literacy for Grades K-4 & Practicum (K-8 endorsement only)
  • EDUC 765 Literacy for Grades 5-8 & Practicum
  • EDUC 766 Literacy for Grades 9-12 & Practicum (5-12 endorsement only)
  • EDUC 870 Adolescent Literature (5-12 endorsement only)
  • EDUC 872 Children’s Literature (K-8 endorsement only)

If courses were taken at another college or university, you are still responsible to reflect on your learning in those classes.

Have capstone questions? 

Contact George Wm. Holland, Reading Coordinator at 563-582-2663 (home), 563-581-8737 (cell), or hollandg@morningside.edu.

Reading Capstone applications for the Fall semester open on July 1. 
All applications must be received by August 1.

Reading Capstone applications for the Spring semester open on November 1. 
All applications must be received by December 1.

Apply for the Reading Capstone (Google Form).