The certificate allows graduate students to explore
global educational issues with a special emphasis on teaching children with
diverse learning needs, including children with exceptional educational needs,
English Language Learners, and children of poverty. The certificate consists of
a minimum of 15 credits with at least one required study abroad internship,
practicum, or independent study (e.g., Belize, England, China, Africa).
Special Notes about the Program
Typically this program is taken concurrently with
a graduate program in education where many of the courses are already offered as
part of the degree as well.