Certificate Degrees & Programs

Addiction Treatment

We offer undergraduate certificates and minors and an Advanced Graduate Certificate in addiction treatment services.

Cybersecurity

Earn an interdisciplinary cybersecurity degree and prepare to enter the rapidly growing job market for cybersecurity professionals, equipped with technical expertise and IT experience.

Gender, Race and Identity

The Graduate Certificate in Gender, Race and Identity provides a curriculum that complements existing graduate programs both at the M.A. and the Ph.D. levels. A Graduate Certificate Program in Gender, Race and Identity will be of benefit to students who are pursuing a graduate degree in other areas, including business, history, social work, social psychology, psychology, and sociology.

Gerontology

The gerontology program prepares today's students to understand the complex processes of aging.

Gifted and Talented Education

This certificate program is designed for teachers who wish to work with gifted and talented students at the elementary or secondary levels.

Human Development and Family Studies

Students walking This major prepares students to work with individuals of all ages and their families.

Nuclear Packaging

This unique 9-credit graduate certificate program prepares students for employment in fields related to packaging nuclear or other radioactive materials.

Philosophy

Student thinking Philosophy is the study of disciplined thinking-the ability to read and listen critically, to address problems systematically, and to express ideas articulately.

Renewable Energy

The multidisciplinary Graduate Renewable Energy Certificate (GREC) is designed for professionals in the energy industry, including administrators, engineers, business entrepreneurs, and others impacted by new policies and practices related to renewable energy. It is also designed for people whose goal is to prepare for employment in an energy-related field. The online certificate in renewable energy covers renewable energy technologies, markets, business, and policy.

Secondary Education

High school students The Secondary Education Program is committed to preparing teachers who are able to meet the challenges of today's classrooms.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

TESOL students This program is designed for both native and non-native speakers of English who wish to teach ESL or EFL.