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State FJormal School,
AT ST. CLOUD, MINN.
Sustained by the State for the Training of Its Teachers.
COURSES OF SXXJD1T.
1. An Advanced Course, extending through four years.
2. An Elementary Course, extending through three years.
3. A Professional Oourse, extending through one year.
•4. A Kindergarten Course extending through one year.
The Diploma of either course is a State Certificate of qualification of the First Grade, good for two
years. At the expiration of two years, the Diploma may be endorsed, making it a certificate of qualification
of the first grade, good for five years if an Elementary diploma, or a Permanent Certificate if an Advanced diploma.
The demand for trained teachers greatly exceeds the supply. Graduates readily obtain positions in the
best schools at good salaries.
• Graduates of High Schools and Colleges are admitted to the Professional Course without examination
Applicants holding a second-grade county certificate are admitted to the C class without examination
Applicants who do not hold a second-grade certificate must be fifteen vears of age at their nearest hirthriJZ
and must pass a creditable examination in Orthography. Reading, Grammar and Language the eeneSl
Geography ofthe world, and Arithmetic equivalent to the demands for a second-grade certificate in tW
subjects All the advantages of the school are FREE to those who pledge themes to teal two^years fa
the public schools of the state. ■ycdl!> ia
EXPENSE OF LIYIHO IS ITERY MODERATE.
Living at the Ladies Home, including furnished room, heat, light and table board, is $2 75 oer week
Board in private families may be had at reasonable rates and opportunities are offered for self-boardinff ;«'
clubs aifd otherwise. u u» in
Catalogues giving full information, are mailed free to any address. Anv questions will receive oromnt
attention. Address the President, «^pumpi
St. Cloud, Mlrm.