Certificates

Adult Education

Adult Education

This certificate program is designed to help professionals work effectively with adult learners in a variety of learning environments. It provides a basic background in adult learning and program planning, as well as the diverse philosophical, theoretical, and historical contexts of adult education in the United States.

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Education Law

Education Law

School districts confront legal issues on a daily basis and research suggests that school personnel are often misinformed about the law. This certificate program is designed for educators who are interested in exploring education legal issues.

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EFL-ESL

EFL/ESL Teaching

In an increasingly interconnected and global business environment, the demand for English as a Foreign/Second Language (EFL/ESL) teachers is growing rapidly. Now, you can earn a graduate-level certificate in the specialty of EFL/ESL instruction. This 12-credit hour program is designed for both new and experienced teachers designed for those who wish to teach EFL/ESL students.

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EFL/ESL Teacher Trainer

In an increasingly interconnected and global business environment, the demand for English as a Foreign/Second Language (EFL/ESL) teachers is growing rapidly. Now, you can earn a graduate-level certificate in the specialty of EFL/ESL instruction. This 12-credit hour program is designed for both new and experienced teachers designed for those who wish to train future EFL/ESL teachers.

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Higher Education and Student Affairs

Higher Education and Student Affairs

This online certificate is designed primarily for full-time employees currently working in student affairs, without a student affairs degree, who are interested in learning more about the field, application of theory to practice, and the current issues and trends facing our profession. This 12 credit hour program consists of four online courses.

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Instructional Systems Technology

Instructional Systems Technology

This 15-credit program provides an in-depth introduction to analyzing, designing, developing and evaluating educational tools, programs and systems. Advance your current career or prepare for the master’s program in instructional systems technology. The program is completed at a distance; students entering the program are expected to exhibit basic skills with common computer applications.

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Learning Sciences

Learning Sciences, Media, and Technology

Students from all disciplines can improve their understanding of the factors that make a successful learning environment through this 12-credit hour online certificate program. You’ll get a strong foundation in learning theory as you examine how learning, media, and technology intersect to create more effective learning environments. No matter your chosen career or industry, this certificate can make you a stronger teacher, manager, or trainer.

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Special Education

Preparing Educators of Students with Autism (PESA)

This 15-credit graduate level online certificate is designed to enhance one’s understanding and skill set in the area of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The program incorporates knowledge from current research, evidence-based practices in autism assessment and intervention as well as perspectives of individuals with ASD and their families. Whether you are a professional practitioner or personal care provider, this program will update your knowledge and strengthen your skills.

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