Certificate Programs in Education

Certificate programs provide students with specific skills and prepare them with the knowledge they need for qualification exams. These programs generally take about a year to complete. Once a certificate has been obtained, students may be ready to progress in their careers or they may have reached an important academic milestone. The certificate indicates that specific skills have been developed… Read more

Certificate programs provide students with specific skills and prepare them with the knowledge they need for qualification exams. These programs generally take about a year to complete. Once a certificate has been obtained, students may be ready to progress in their careers or they may have reached an important academic milestone. The certificate indicates that specific skills have been developed and specialized training has been received.

What is a Certificate in Education? This is a professional qualification that teachers in many countries use to improve their ability to teach at higher level institutions or within specialized areas. There are many types of programs from which to choose: Sport, Fitness, and Management; Early Childhood Education; English Language Training; and Computing and IT are just a few examples. Classes taken as part of this program provide opportunities for students to hone their skills and obtain a deeper level of understanding. For example, the Certificate of Higher Education in Business and Management program includes a focus on finance and accounting, personnel management, and marketing.

There are several advantages to completing a certificate program. Many professionals enjoy the ability to focus on a specific area within the field of education. A student’s personal education may be tailored to meet their goals and interests. With completion of the program, professionals may have access to better career opportunities. Another important benefit is the foundation for further studies.

The cost of certificate programs varies a great deal from one school to another and across country borders. Prospective students should contact individual schools for specific cost information.

With a certificate in hand, graduates can expect to find positions as instructors, heads of programs in a school, teaching assistants, or as continuing students. Jobs may be found as researchers, in curriculum development, and in specialized areas within the education field. Many graduates are already established in their careers and use the program to open up the possibility for advancement.

Prospective students can review the various schools and programs offered. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Full Sail University
Winter Park , USA

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English as a Second Language at Full Sail University is tailored for students who want to pursue studies in entertainment and media. It is not intended for students seeking a general or “stand-alone” English -
Certificate
Full-time
9 months
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Tufts University - School of Engineering
Medford , USA

The Teacher Engineering Education Program (TEEP) Certificate Program empowers teachers to bring hands-on engineering to their students.

The Teacher Engineering Education Program (TEEP) Certificate Program empowers teachers to bring hands-on engineering to their students. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English
August 2020
01 Jun 2019
Campus
 
Westcliff University
Irvine , USA

The College of Education has adopted an internationally recognized program in English instruction pedagogy. It is recognized for its innovative methodology of English pedagogy ... +

The College of Education has adopted an internationally recognized program in English instruction pedagogy. It is recognized for its innovative methodology of English pedagogy with proven success at English instructional schools around the world. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
English
September 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Tufts University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford , USA

The Early Childhood Technology (ECT) certificate program is designed for educators and practitioners working with young children in pre-kindergarten through second grade in di ... +

The Early Childhood Technology (ECT) certificate program is designed for educators and practitioners working with young children in pre-kindergarten through second grade in diverse educational settings. -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
English
01 Aug 2020
01 Aug 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Bradford
Bradford , United Kingdom + 1 More

The Certificate of International Foundation Studies is a pre-degree access foundation year programme designed specifically for international students who do not have the neces ... +

The Certificate of International Foundation Studies is a pre-degree access foundation year programme designed specifically for international students who do not have the necessary qualifications for registration directly onto a degree course. Unlike many foundation year courses, successful completion of this programme will enable you to progress onto a wide range of the University's undergraduate degrees. You can study modules that meet the entry requirements for courses in health, nursing, computer science, media, social sciences, business, and law. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
21 Sep 2020
15 Jan 2020
Campus
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Irvine , USA + 1 More

Our TEFL Certificate Program thoughtfully combines current trends in language teaching pedagogy with traditional best practices in the language teaching field. Whether your ai ... +

Our TEFL Certificate Program thoughtfully combines current trends in language teaching pedagogy with traditional best practices in the language teaching field. Whether your aim is to teach adults, children, or both, our program content carefully addresses these unique audiences. This is a full-time, daytime program. -
Certificate
Full-time
2 months
English
September 2020
Campus
 
VERITAS
San José , Costa Rica

Artistic development and growth have always been significant in the harness of creativity. Although many individuals are born with innate creative talents, others find emotion ... +

Artistic development and growth have always been significant in the harness of creativity. Although many individuals are born with innate creative talents, others find emotional soothing in artistic expression regardless of their technical art development. Art not only generates sensitivity to our surroundings, but it also helps develop our self-confidence and many other lifelong benefits. -
Certificate
Full-time
12 weeks
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Stenberg College
Surrey , Canada

Early Childhood Educators (ECE) plan and lead activities for preschool children to encourage their intellectual, physical, emotional, social, linguistic and cultural growth. C ... +

Early Childhood Educators (ECE) plan and lead activities for preschool children to encourage their intellectual, physical, emotional, social, linguistic and cultural growth. Children acquire 85% of their personality, skills, and intellect by the time they're five years old. Be a part of their education during their most formative years. -
Certificate
Full-time
76 weeks
April 2020
Campus
 
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Cardiff , United Kingdom

This is a part-time, in-service course which has a requirement for a minimum of 30 hours of contact teaching in the first year and a minimum of 100 hours of contact teaching i ... +

This is a part-time, in-service course which has a requirement for a minimum of 30 hours of contact teaching in the first year and a minimum of 100 hours of contact teaching in the second year. -
Certificate
Part-time
2 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Southern Cross Education Institute
Melbourne , Australia + 1 More

This qualification covers workers who use organisation policies, procedures and individual children’s profiles to plan activities and provide care to children.

This qualification covers workers who use organisation policies, procedures and individual children’s profiles to plan activities and provide care to children. -
Certificate
Full-time
34 weeks
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Universal Business Academy
Johor Bahru , Malaysia

The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate BA in Busine ... +

The Undergraduate Level 4/5 Extended Diploma in Management is a 240 credit course designed to fast track students to the final year of an associated Undergraduate BA in Business and Management, which can either be completed on campus or via distance learning. The course is made up of 10 level 4 modules (120 credits) and 10 level 5 modules (120 credits). -
Certificate
Online & Campus Combined
Part-time
18 months
English
January 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Polk State College
Lakeland , USA + 3 More

The Preschool Certificate Program provides college-level coursework in child development, the preschool curriculum, the classroom environment, adult-child interaction, parent ... +

The Preschool Certificate Program provides college-level coursework in child development, the preschool curriculum, the classroom environment, adult-child interaction, parent relationships, and other areas of child development associated with preschool children. -
Certificate
Full-time
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Results Driven Group
London , United Kingdom + 2 More

CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management Coaching & Mentoring Whether you are just starting out in management or are responsible for implementing policies within your organis ... +

CMI Level 5 Certificate in Management Coaching & Mentoring Whether you are just starting out in management or are responsible for implementing policies within your organisation, our CMI Coaching and Mentoring qualifications will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to get the very best from your team. -
Certificate
English
August 2020
Campus
 
Kensington and Chelsea College
London , United Kingdom

This course is for people who are either already working with children or have already some experience of working with children and have good qualifications in Maths and Engli ... +

This course is for people who are either already working with children or have already some experience of working with children and have good qualifications in Maths and English. This course is a one year course. -
Certificate
Part-time
35 weeks
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Melbourne City Institute of Education
Melbourne , Australia

This course will strengthen your understanding of English. In the MCIE & Explore English TESOL course, you will learn to design and develop learning strategies, and to des ... +

This course will strengthen your understanding of English. In the MCIE & Explore English TESOL course, you will learn to design and develop learning strategies, and to design and create learning resources in able to assist your future international students in developing their English competencies... -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 weeks
English
January 2020
Campus