Print Page
Email this Page to a Friend
Highlights new content for catalog year.:on | off
Reset text size to normal Increase text size to large Increase text size to largest
Search

Mathematics and Science Educator Certificate

 Hide Hide preferences menu.

College : Education and Human Performance Degree :CRT
Department : School of Teaching, Learning and Leadership Option : N/A
Program Websites : http://education.ucf.edu/prog_page.cfm?fid=61425956745341447F750D05031666435F5178740B00000E

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Mathematics and Science Educator Graduate Certificate is for teachers with at least two years of experience who instruct students in mathematics or science in grade levels K-8. The program is designed to improve the quality of teaching and learning that occurs in grades K-8.
Read less or more information

CURRICULUM

The Mathematics and Science Educator Graduate Certificate requires 12 credit hours of graduate courses, including 9 credit hours of required courses and 3 credit hours of an elective course.

Total Credit Hours Required:
12 Credit Hours Minimum beyond the Bachelor's Degree

Required Courses—9 Credit Hours

  • MAE 6641 Problem Solving and Critical Thinking Skills (3 credit hours)*
  • MAE 6899 Seminar in Teaching Mathematics (3 credit hours)
  • EEX 6342 Seminar Critical Issues in Special Education (3 credit hours)*

Elective Course—3 Credit Hours

Choose one of the following courses:

  • SCE 5836 Space and Physical Science for Educators (3 credit hours)*
  • ISC 6146 Environmental Education for Educators (3 credit hours)*

*Courses available only during summer term.

    Application Requirements

    Admission is open to those with two or more years of experience teaching mathematics and/or science in one of the grades K-8. An application to the graduate certificate program and official transcripts must be submitted. Applicants must apply online. All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.

    Application Deadlines

    Mathematics and Science Educator Certificate *Fall Priority Fall Spring Summer
    Domestic Applicants

    -

    Jul 15

    -

    -

    International Applicants

    -

    Dec 1

    -

    -

    International Transfer Applicants

    -

    Apr 15

    -

    -

    *Applicants who plan to enroll full time in a degree program and who wish to be considered for university fellowships or assistantships should apply by the Fall Priority date.

    top