STEM Endorsement

For cost and questions, pleaste contact

Michael Fierle, Program Director


The Allegheny Intermediate Unit Math & Science Collaborative is a Pennsylvania Department of Education approved provider of a STEM Endorsement. 

This 12 credit, four course program of study to earn a PDE STEM Endorsement, designed to:

  1. Build candidates knowledge, skills, and understanding of concepts related to STEM as described in the standards;

  2. Develop competency specific to an inquiry-based learning environment;

  3. Prepare candidates to plan, design, and incorporate strategies to encourage active learning, interaction, participation and collaboration; 

  4. Demonstrate competence in creating and implementing assessments in inquiry-based learning environments in ways that assure validity and reliability of instruments and procedures.

Starting in 2017 the AIU MSC will provide courses for educators to obtain a STEM endorsement.