Graduate Credits

To support teachers as they seek to achieve their professional development goals, graduate credits are offered for attendance at Summer Spark through Concordia University Wisconsin (CUW). CUW will offer two graduate-level credits, which qualify for license renewal from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI), to interested attendees.

Application Process

If you wish to receive the CUW graduate credits, create an account and complete the free online Graduate Non-Degree application at Detailed instructions can be found here*If you have previously completed coursework at CUW, simply email Amber Schiessl at and ask to be registered for the course.

     Course Name: Innovative Methods of Teaching
     Prefix & Course Number: EDGP 558 

Once your application has been received, you will be registered for the course and notified via email.

If you have any questions, please contact the following:

Dr. Steven Witt, director of preferred educational partnerships

Amber Schiessl, assistant director of graduate admission