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Graduate Certificate in Teaching

  • Program Coordinator Secondary Pathway: Sara Hagenah
  • Education Building, Room 410
  • Phone: (208) 426-1669
  • E-mail: sarahagenah@boisestate.edu

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Graduate Certificate in Teaching Elementary Pathway

Course Number and TitleCredits
Required
ED-CIFS 507 Foundations of American Education
ED-CIFS 331 Elementary Mathematics Curriculum & Instruction
ED CIFS 547 Measurement and Geometry
ED-ESP 550 Teaching Students with Exceptional Needs
ED-LLC 550 Advanced Content Literacy
ED-LLC 549 Idaho Comprehensive Literacy Course
3
3
3
3
3
3
Select one of the following Science Methods Courses
ED-CIFS 333 Elementary Science Curriculum and Instruction
ED-CIFS 533 Advanced Practices and Principles in Teaching Elementary Science
3
Required Professional Year Courses
Professional Year 1
ED-CIFS 329 Assessment in Teaching and Learning
ED-CIFS 332 Elementary Classroom Learning Environments
ED-CIFS 560 Professional Year I — Elementary Teaching Experience
Professional Year 2
ED-CIFS 567 Professional Year II — Elementary Teaching Experience


3
3
5

12
Total44

Graduate Certificate in Teaching Secondary Pathway

Course Number and TitleCredits
ED-CIFS 507 Foundations of American Education
ED-CIFS 508 Learning and Development of Students
ED-CIFS 509 Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment in
Grades 6-12
ED-CIFS 550 Seminar On Teaching and Learning
ED-ESP 550 Teaching Students with Exceptional Needs
ED-LLC 544 Content Literacy in Secondary Schools
3
3
3

3
3
3
Content-specific methods course(s)
Courses may have prerequisites in addition to the admission requirements
ED-CIFS 533 Advanced Practices and Principles in Teaching Elementary Science
3-6
Required Professional Year Courses
ED-CIFS 561 Professional Year — Teaching Experience I
ED-CIFS 562 - 566 Professional Year — Teaching Experience II

3
12
Total36-39