The Certificate in Education program is designed to provide entry-level training for persons interested in working in educational settings. Emphasis is placed on competency-based skill development in a broad range of educational areas.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the Education program, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate professionalism and ethical conduct within the educational field.
2. Demonstrate appropriate knowledge, disposition and skills needed to effectively work with students, including those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and students with special needs.
3. Plan and demonstrate developmentally and age-appropriate teaching strategies needed to effectively work with students in a classroom setting.
The Education Program's mission is to prepare individuals to be professional educators, show a positive attitude toward all students and their families, and obtain the skills to plan and implement a program that is safe, educational, and healthy.