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Now accepting applications! Part-time and full-time options are available.

BAS-T application

  • Priority deadline: June 1
  • Final deadline: September 1

WVC application

  • Priority deadline: May 15
  • Final deadline: August 15

New cohorts begin Fall Quarter

  • Acceptance to Wenatchee Valley College (apply here)
  • Completed application to WVC BAS-T program (apply here)
  • Earned associate degree (or higher) from a regionally accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • BAS-Teaching Prerequisite Coursework
  • Submit scores on the WEST-B, SAT, or ACT (contact for more information about receiving a financial aid voucher for the WEST-B exam)
  • Complete and pass criminal background check (completed through the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) prior to or upon acceptance into the program)
  • Complete FAFSA/WASFA financial aid applications, if applicable (learn more)
  • Complete interview with Early Childhood Education faculty (applicants will be contacted by faculty to schedule an interview upon submission of application)
  • Completed application to Wenatchee Valley College, if not currently enrolled (apply here)
  • Resume or CV
  • One (1) professional and/or academic references from a current supervisors or faculty member within the last year.
  • Two (2) admission essays:
    • What are your professional goals? How do you believe that obtaining BAS-Teaching will impact or improve your future practice? (500-1000 words)
    • Describe the most pressing educational needs in your community. Identify how you might address those needs as a prepared teacher. (500-1000 words)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary education programs (upload unoffcial transcripts - offcial transcripts will be submitted after admission) 
  • Portfolio artifacts (only required if you are submitting a portfolio in lieu of the completion of ECED or EDUC coursework)

Note: You will need to pay an application fee of $50 online or to the cashier's office.