May 09, 2021  
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

Education, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Higher Education


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Advisement for the certificate program is available from the Education Leadership  Department.

The Certificate in Higher Education is intended for professionals who work in higher education or community and adult education settings.

Please note that this certificate is not a teaching certificate and does not carry a teaching credential.

Admission

  • For admission to the certificate program, candidates must possess a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 minimum GPA in undergraduate work or possess a higher degree.

  • For admission consideration, students must submit the following documentation: an application, application fee and official transcripts from every college and university attended, three letters of recommendation supporting the applicant’s ability to succeed in graduate study, and a completed plan of study signed by a program advisor.

Program Policies

  • All work toward the certificate must be completed within 7 calendar years from the end of the semester or summer term in which such work began.
  • Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

  • No more than 3 credits of C or C+ will be accepted for credit toward the certificate.

  • Please note that this certificate is not a teaching certificate and does not carry a teaching credential. Advisement for the program is available from the Education Leadership Department.

Checklist

This checklist is an unofficial tool for planning. Matriculated students and advisors should consult the Academic Requirements Report in GullNet before and after registering for classes each semester to track academic progress.

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