Online Graduate Certificate – College Teaching

Ready yourself for college-level instructional roles in a broad range of industries.

6/21/21 Next Application Due Date
7/6/21 Start Classes

Program Overview


Find out more about the EWU Graduate Certificate in College Teaching that’s 100 percent online

$4,212.16* Total Tuition
As few as 12 months Duration
16 Credit Hours

Gain the skills you need to teach at the college level in a wide variety of settings by earning your Graduate Certificate – College Teaching online from Eastern Washington University. This unique online certificate program is designed to expand your opportunities instructing adult students in college, corporate or military settings.

As a student, you will augment your repertoire of post-secondary teaching practices to enhance active learning, gain valuable field experience and hone your command of APA style while completing a variety of research and writing assignments. Coupled with a supervised teaching internship, our 100 percent online coursework gives you a thorough understanding of several strategies and techniques for teaching adults. Plus, you can apply your finished courses from this certificate program toward earning your M.Ed. – Adult Education online from EWU.

The Eastern Washington University School of Business is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

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If you are interested in pursuing your master’s degree, completed courses in this certificate program can help you earn your Master of Education in Adult Education online from EWU.

$4,212.16* Total Tuition
As few as 12 months Duration
16 Credit Hours

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences educator programs are approved by the Washington State Professional Educator Standards Board (PESB).

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Tuition


Take advantage of EWU’s pay-as-you-go tuition

The EWU online Graduate Certificate – College Teaching program offers the same affordable, pay-by-the-course tuition to all in-state and out-of-state students.

Tuition breakdown:

$264 Per Credit Hour
$4,212.16* Total Tuition

Tuition breakdown:

$264 Per Credit Hour
$4,212.16* Total Tuition

Calendar


View important EWU dates, deadlines and schedules

The Graduate Certificate – College Teaching online program is designed to be efficient for working professionals, with six-week courses and seven start dates a year. View the full calendar for upcoming start dates and deadlines for registration, required documents, and tuition payment.

Now enrolling:

6/21/21 Next Application Deadline
7/6/21 Start Classes
TermProgram Start DateApplication DeadlineDocument DeadlineRegistration DeadlineTuition DeadlineLast Class Day
Spring II5/10/214/26/215/3/215/5/215/8/216/20/21
Summer I7/6/216/21/216/28/216/30/217/4/218/15/21
Fall I9/20/219/3/219/13/219/15/219/18/2110/31/21
Fall II11/1/2110/18/2110/25/2110/27/2110/30/2112/12/21
Winter I1/3/2212/16/2112/23/2112/28/211/1/222/13/22
Winter II2/14/221/31/222/7/222/9/222/12/223/27/22
Spring I4/4/223/21/223/28/223/30/224/2/225/15/22
Spring II5/16/225/2/225/9/225/11/225/14/226/26/22
Summer I7/11/226/24/227/1/227/6/227/9/228/21/22
Fall I9/19/229/2/229/12/229/14/229/17/2210/30/22
Fall II10/31/2210/17/2210/24/2210/26/2210/29/2212/11/22

Now enrolling:

6/21/21 Next Application Deadline
7/6/21 Start Classes

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Admissions


Review important admission information before applying to EWU’s online college instruction certificate

Get started quickly and easily with our streamlined admissions process for the Graduate Certificate – College Teaching online.

Admission Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts from all previous colleges/universities

Graduate Certificate – College Teaching Online Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field with a minimum 3.0 GPA**
  • Transcripts from all previous colleges/universities where you have earned credit

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**We encourage you to apply if your GPA is lower than a 3.0 and you have at least 3 years of professional work experience. Applicants with GPAs below 3.0 are considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Please contact an Enrollment Services representative at 800-826-3411 for more information.

Courses


Explore the syllabus for your online Graduate Certificate in College Teaching

The EWU Graduate Certificate – College Teaching online curriculum is comprised of 5 courses (including an internship) for a total of 16 credits.

You must take the following courses.
Duration: 6 weeks
Credit Hours: 4
Focuses on the role and purpose of adult and higher education through a study of educational issues. Students will develop a personal philosophy of adult and higher education. Special attention is given to the role of the two-year community college.
Duration: 6 weeks
Credit Hours: 4
A study of teaching-learning processes suitable for adult education, and analysis of the educational theories from which they derive.
Duration: 6 weeks
Credit Hours: 4
Supervised training in various teaching strategies for large group, small group and individualized instruction.
Duration: 6 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
Teaching under supervision at a two-year or four-year college, or other appropriate institution. Includes regular instructional responsibilities and additional planned experience.
Duration: 6 weeks
Credit Hours: 2
Continuation of Adult Education Internship I. Teaching under supervision at a two-year or four-year college, or other appropriate institution. Includes regular instructional responsibilities and additional planned experience.

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*Tuition and fees subject to change. Total program cost does not include foundation courses. If foundation courses are required, the cost will be added to the total program cost.

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