College Teaching, Graduate Certificate

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Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Credit Hours
College of
Education, Health & Human Sciences

The online graduate certificate in College Teaching will give you the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective teacher at the college and university level. The certificate courses will prepare you in essential areas of postsecondary teaching, including educational frameworks, instructional strategies, assessment approaches, learning theories, and classroom management. By the end of the program, you’ll be able to design college courses, develop assessments, and use theory and research to address educational issues. This certificate can also be counted toward a graduate degree in Educational Psychology: Learning and Cognition.

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University Accreditation: Florida State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. Florida State University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels.

Questions about the accreditation of Florida State University may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (