Professional Development Certificate Program Plan

At-Risk and Diverse Learners Professional Certification

Program Plan

Professional Development Certificate with At-Risk Certification (20 credits total).

Core Courses (9 credits to be selected from)
601 (Theories of Development)
602 (Sociological Perspective)
603 (Personality Development & Self-Esteem)
604 (Contemporary Issues)
Or any M.Ed. clinical or elective courses
At-Risk Student (11 credits)
631 (3 credits) Psychological & Social Characteristics of the At-Risk Student
632 (2 credits) Psychological & Social Characteristics of the Resilient Student
633 (3 credits) Methods of Teaching the At-Risk
634 (3 credit) special project seminar on the At-Risk Student (includes technology requirement and portfolio completion)