Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Educational Studies

Program Type: Postbaccalaureate Certificate

This certificate program focuses on the general theory and practice of learning and teaching, the basic principles of educational psychology, the art of teaching, the planning and administration of educational activities, school safety and health issues, and the social foundations of education. This program is offered in an online format. By itself, this program will not qualify students for NC teaching licensure.

Program Curriculum: 12 total credit hours

  • Core Courses:
    EDPR 600: The Learner & Learning Environment
    SPED 661: Introduction to Exceptionalities
  • Electives (Choose Two of the Following):
    CUIN 612, 613, or 620 
    EDPR 601, 611, 612, 615, or 620
    ELED 612
    FCS 681
    HPED 610, 612, or 613
    SPED 748, 760, 763
    TECH 708




Contact Information

College of Education
Department of Educator Preparation

Program Coordinator: Dr. Cailisha Petty