Advanced Teaching and Curriculum Certificate

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate 
Number of Credits to Completion: 18.0
Instructional Delivery: Online, Campus
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 1 year
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 13.1399
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-9039

About the Program

The Advanced Teaching and Curriculum Certificate program (ATCC) meets the needs of in-service teachers in a variety of educational settings who seek advanced knowledge beyond that required for initial teacher certification in the areas of effective instruction, curriculum and assessment.

Upon completion of the ATCC, candidates will possess knowledge of the many facets of education.

  • In-depth understanding of varying educational organizations and sectors
  • Expertise in developing, analyzing, implementing and evaluating instructional strategies
  • Ability to exhibit leadership
  • Organizational, cross cultural, interpersonal, advocacy, and communication skills

In addition, the ATCC program will provide candidates opportunities to explore a variety of other roles in an educational setting including:

  • Instructional leaders both in and beyond the classroom
  • Researchers in local, state, national, or international organizations
  • Professionals in foundations, associations, corporations, and private education institutions.

Program Requirements

EDUC 530Advanced Techniques in Instruction & Assessment3.0
EDUC 533Designing Virtual Communities3.0
EDUC 537Learning Disabilities II3.0
EDUC 608The Intercultural Learner3.0
EDUC 714Instructional and Curriculum Leadership3.0
EDUC 813Educational Issues Seminar3.0
Total Credits18.0

Additional Information

The program is administered through Drexel University Online. For the most current admission information, please visit the Drexel University Online website.

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