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Institution-Sponsored Certificates

Curriculum and Instruction Certificate

The School of Education offers an online institution-sponsored certificate in curriculum and instruction. This 12-credit certificate prepares classroom teachers who serve, or wish to serve, in writing or editing curricula for school districts or for publication. The 12-credit Curriculum and Instruction Certificate can be taken as a standalone program or can be embedded as part of the 15-credit concentration coursework in Biola’s MAT Personalized or MAEd Personalized programs. Students can complete our fully online 12-credit Curriculum and Instruction Certificate program in two semesters at full-time status and must pass any four of the six courses below with a grade of “B” or higher 3.0 GPA:

Students interested in receiving our Curriculum and Instruction Certificate will take 4 of the following classes:
SEED 571: Grant Writing, Book Proposal, and Textbook (3)
SEED 572: Learning, Motivation, and Student Engagement (3)
SEED 573: Curriculum Practicum (3)
SEED 574: Current Issues in Education and Education Policy (3)
SEED 576: Preparing Textbooks for Publication (3)
SEED 577: School Leadership and Professional Learning Communities (3)

For admissions requirements, click here.


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