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Program Requirements

The GYO Paraprofessional Teaching Fellows program award/loan recipients receive financial assistance and the opportunity to grow academically, professionally, and as an individual. The requirements are listed below. This program provides a multifaceted support system that monitors all students in the program, while still holding them accountable for their development throughout their time at JMU.

Students must adhere to the following requirements to remain in the program.

Grade Point Average (GPA)

GYO Paraprofessional Teaching Fellows are required to maintain a minimum overall GPA of 2.5 and an in-major GPA of 3.0 to remain in the program as well as meet other teacher education requirements.

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