Certificates

Program

Description

College/School

Educational Leadership The Post-Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership (EDLD) is for individuals with a master’s degree in a field other than educational leadership and who wish to add educational leadership to their Florida Professional Educator’s Certificate.  The modified program is a non-degree program that meets Florida Principal Leadership Standards for K-12 schools in instructional leadership, operational leadership and school leadership. Successful completion fulfills program and core curriculum requirements for Florida certification in Level I K-12 Educational Leadership – Administrative Class. CLASS; SOE
Environmental Science & Policy The undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Science and Policy (ESP) is designed for individuals working in fields such as education, government, law, and urban planning who seek a greater understanding of environmental conditions as well as the policies that are both causes and effects of current environmental realities. CLASS
Leadership Studies The non-degree Certificate in Leadership Studies (LDS) is designed for individuals working in any field who seek a greater understanding of leadership studies. The Leadership Studies certificate provides students an opportunity to study leadership from the personal, organizational and global levels. The program is interdisciplinary in nature and can benefit students in all areas of study. Courses are designed to give students a practical and theoretical grasp of leadership. CLASS
Online Teaching & Learning The Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching and Learning is a non-degree program of graduate level coursework for those interested in learning more about virtual instruction. The courses will provide a strong foundation in curriculum design and instruction so that participants are prepared to design, facilitate, deliver and assess online learning. CLASS; SOE
Professional & Technical Communication The undergraduate certificate in professional & technical communication is open to students of diverse backgrounds who wish to pursue careers as professional writers and editors serving clients and employers in industry, business, government, and the professions or to use these writing/editing skills to supplement their training and enhance their employability in other professional fields. CLASS
Teacher Preparation  This post-baccalaureate certificate program (EDUM) provides professional preparation to those who seek an approved alternative route to Florida Certification. The certificate program provides rigorous instruction in creating a safe learning environment in P-12 classrooms, effective instructional planning and strategies for teaching diverse learners including those with disabilities, applying research-based instructional practices to reading in disciplines, instruction of English Language Learners, and using assessment data to inform instruction. Successful completion of this certificate results in the following endorsement on the student transcript: “Completed State-Approved Professional Training Option.”  CLASS; SOE