Portland State University

Portland State University VESi Courses

Portland State University
Graduate School of Education | Continuing Education
PO Box 751
Portland, OR 97207-0751
Telephone: (503) 725-4619
Toll Free: (800) 547-8887 ext. 58279

We are currently enrolling for the fall 2017 term. If you do not wish to be in the fall 2017 term, do not register at this time. Contact VESi to inquire as to the term dates for the term you wish to be enrolled in.

PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION PROCEDURES HAVE CHANGED. SEE BELOW.

1.) Register and pay the VESi courseware portion below or call 1-800-313-6744 between 8:00am-5:00pm PST, Monday through Friday. VESi will charge just the $140 courseware fee per course and then PSU will e-bill you via your online student account for the $60 per credit fee. The e-bills are emailed the 16th of every month.

2.) Register and pay for the PSU credit portion with PSU: Use their online registration form to create your PSU student account (if necessary) and request your registration. You will need your PSU ID# when registering online with PSU and VESi. If you do not provide a PSU ID#, you will not receive your course materials.

Non-admitted students may take up to 8 credits in each of fall, winter, and spring terms; and up to 21 in summer. Admitted graduate students are limited to a maximum of 16 credits in each of all four terms, unless otherwise approved. If you are an admitted graduate student and would like to register, but would exceed 16 credits, please call VESi to register at 1-800-313-6744 (do not register online).

Offered Online

Check out our new course Response to Intervention!
Every teacher will have students who are struggling and whether it's short term or long term, RTI is a valuable tool. See the course list below for more information.

   

VESi recommends that you check with your school district and/or state licensing agency to verify these course offerings will meet your district and/or state requirements for salary advancement and/or state certificate re-licensure.

Graduate Course List



Offered Online

SPED810
Advanced Classroom Management: Children as Change Agents

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Information & Interventions for Effective Teaching

Graduate Quarter Credits: 2 | PSU Credit Fee: $120* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $260 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Behavior is Language: Strategies for Managing Disruptive Behavior

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

COUN810
Child Abuse: Working with Abused & Neglected Children

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

COUN810
Drugs & Alcohol in Schools: Understanding Substance Use & Abuse

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Harassment, Bullying & Cyber-Intimidation in Schools

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Inclusion: Working with Students with Special Needs in General Education Classrooms

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Learning Disabilities: Practical Information for the Classroom Teacher

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Reading & Writing in Content Area

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Reading Fundamentals #1: An Introduction to Scientifically-based Research

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Reading Fundamentals #2: Laying the Foundation for Effective Reading Instruction

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Reading Fundamentals #3: The Elements of Effective Reading Instruction & Assessment

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Response to Intervention: Practical Information for the Classroom Teacher

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Talented & Gifted: Working with High Achievers

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Teaching Diversity: Influences & Issues in the Classroom

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Teaching Elementary Math Conceptually: A New Paradigm

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

COUN810
Traumatized Child: The Effects of Stress, Trauma & Violence on Student Learning

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Try DI!: Planning & Preparing a Differentiated Instruction Program

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Understanding & Implementing Common Core Standards

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Understanding Aggression: Coping with Aggressive Behavior in the Classroom

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Violence in Schools: Identification, Prevention & Intervention Strategies

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

SPED810
Violence in Schools: Identification, Prevention & Intervention Strategies

Graduate Quarter Credits: 3 | PSU Credit Fee: $180* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $320 | View Syllabus


Offered Online

CI810
Why DI?: An Introduction to Differentiated Instruction

Graduate Quarter Credits: 4 | PSU Credit Fee: $240* | Courseware Fee: $140 | Total Fee: $380 | View Syllabus


 

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