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Teacher Education | Graduate Certificate in Teaching

Graduate Certificate in Teaching: Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary, K-12, ESOL

This teacher certification program is designed for students with bachelor’s degrees in the arts, sciences, or humanities and several years of responsible work experience. Students complete the program and must pass certification (licensure) in the District of Columbia and through such certification are eligible for reciprocal certification in over 40 states. Some states may require additional courses or examinations. The certificate program may be taken in tracks for the following (see see details on the Requirements for the Graduate Certificate in Teaching page).

  • Early childhood
  • Elementary
  • Secondary
  • K-12
  • English for Speakers of Other Language (ESOL).
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