Major Code
594A

The core courses in this certificate provide students with a basic knowledge of the American educational system, an understanding of the roles and responsibilities of paraprofessional educators, and an opportunity to develop proficiency in assisting classroom teachers.

Course Requirements

30

DIS101 Disability in Society

3

ECE115 Child Growth and Development

3

or

PSY220 Child Psychology

3

or

PSY226 Adolescent Psychology

3

EDU100 Strategies for the Paraprofessional Educator

3

EDU200 Introduction to Education

3

EDU202 Clinical Experience in Education

3

EDU205 Introduction to Technology in Education

3

EDU210 Educational Psychology

3

EDU220 Introduction to Special Education

3

KPE211 First Aid and Emergency Care

3

MTH201 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I

3

Program Total

30