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  Feb 17, 2018
2017-2018 Catalog

Certificate of Education

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The Certificate of Education endorses a graduate's foundational knowledge of the art and science of teaching, contemporary issues in K-12 schooling, and the unique demands of the teaching profession.  The curriculum promotes development of effective communication and problem-solving skills as well as an understanding of diversity in society.  Graduates will be able to apply academic skills to their workplace experiences. 

Students who earn the Education Certificate will be prepared for employment as a teacher's assistant, instructional aide, or paraprofessional in private schools, day care centers, community organizations, or certain public school districts.

Curriculum for a Certificate of Education

General Education Core 6
Education Core 24
Total Credit Hours Required  30

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