Graduate Certificate in College Instruction

About

Interested in teaching at a college or university? The College Instruction Graduate Certificate will prepare you to be a successful instructor. In the program, you’ll study the history of colleges and universities, learn strategies for teaching adults, and get hands-on experience.

Curriculum & Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

College Teaching Graduate Certificate

This graduate certificate is designed for the express purpose of providing those with a master’s degree in an academic discipline the background by which they can increase their effectiveness as post-secondary classroom teachers. By providing this certificate, individuals with a master’s degree need not complete an additional master’s degree (the MEd) but can complete the requirements for the certificate to indicate their mastery of teaching post-secondary students.

Required Courses
COIN 571SURVEY POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION4
COIN 572STRATEGIES FOR TEACHING ADULTS4
COIN 581PRINCIPLES OF COLLEGE TEACHING4
COIN 696COLLEGE TEACHING INTERNSHIP (variable credit–must complete 4 credits)4
or COIN 621
COIN 622
ADULT EDUCATION INTERNSHIP I
and ADULT EDUCATION INTERNSHIP II
Total Credits16

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