Online Certificate Programs in Education 2020

An online certificate is a great way for a student to enhance his or her education without having to attend a physical classroom or visit a traditional university campus. By offering classes over the internet, this type of program can help students learn at their convenience. But exactly what is an online certificate in education? This type of program is designed to help students learn all about p… Read more

An online certificate is a great way for a student to enhance his or her education without having to attend a physical classroom or visit a traditional university campus. By offering classes over the internet, this type of program can help students learn at their convenience.

But exactly what is an online certificate in education? This type of program is designed to help students learn all about pedagogy, the theory and practice of teaching others. Students may learn about everything from higher education and advanced academia to preschool and early childhood education, as well as several specialized topics. Topics covered might include cognitive science, child development, lesson planning, education administration, and more.

A variety of advantages can be conferred by an online education certificate. Students may find that their communication and problem-solving abilities are enhanced; they might also pick up important technical skills, such as child care. Some students focus on education within a specific area while others take more general programs.

The cost of an online certificate will vary from situation to situation. Accurate and up-to-date financial information can be obtained by contacting the institution directly; be sure to reach out to your school before committing to enrollment.

A range of rewarding and interesting careers may be open to those with experience in education. Many students go on to become teachers, working in elementary, intermediate, or high schools as well as technical institutions, universities, daycare centers, and more. Some students choose to become trainers, tutors, or coaches, while others enter education research in order to help discover more about the learning process.

If you would like to pursue an online certificate in education, there are numerous available options and programs from which to choose. To get started, just search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Flexible Learning with Falmouth University
Saint Ives, United Kingdom

This PGCHE responds to the growing focus of Higher Education on developing excellence in teaching and learning, especially teaching and learning that is not solely concerned w ... +

This PGCHE responds to the growing focus of Higher Education on developing excellence in teaching and learning, especially teaching and learning that is not solely concerned with traditional face-to-face delivery but instead combines this with the digital advantages of e-learning. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
30 weeks
English
Online
 
International University of Catalonia
Barcelona, Spain

The teaching staff of this postgraduate degree is formed by university researchers, experts in the latest methodological innovations and teachers that come from actual schools ... +

The teaching staff of this postgraduate degree is formed by university researchers, experts in the latest methodological innovations and teachers that come from actual schools. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
6 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
University of Essex Online
UK Online, United Kingdom

This PG Cert Education (Educational Practice) can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or can be the first step towards our PG Dip Education or our full Master of Educat ... +

This PG Cert Education (Educational Practice) can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or can be the first step towards our PG Dip Education or our full Master of Education (M.Ed.). -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
8 months
English
Online
 
Kansas State University Global Campus
USA Online, USA

The educational technology graduate certificate provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to create, use and manage appropriate technological processes and res ... +

The educational technology graduate certificate provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to create, use and manage appropriate technological processes and resources. Courses focus on the study and ethical practice of facilitating learning and improving performance. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
English
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The Graduate Certificate in International Research Administration Management is offered as a stand-alone option, or as an additional credential to those completing the MS in R ... +

The Graduate Certificate in International Research Administration Management is offered as a stand-alone option, or as an additional credential to those completing the MS in Research Administration degree. In five focused courses, you’ll explore the application of international research and contracting, and prepare for a career in managing internationally sponsored research. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, United Kingdom +1 More

Training to become a teacher is one of the most challenging things you will ever do. With this in mind, this online course is designed to fit around your other professional co ... +

Training to become a teacher is one of the most challenging things you will ever do. With this in mind, this online course is designed to fit around your other professional commitments and will involve assessments relevant to your working life. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Full-time
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
Teesside University
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom

This course offers current and aspiring education professionals, working within a range of contexts, a flexible route towards gaining a Postgraduate Certificate in Education I ... +

This course offers current and aspiring education professionals, working within a range of contexts, a flexible route towards gaining a Postgraduate Certificate in Education International (PGCEi). The course is relevant to all subjects and focuses on the improvement of individual practice through critical reflection and developing an understanding of the research-informed practice. It enables you to compare teaching approaches in different countries and develop a global approach to education. -
Postgraduate Certificate
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
International Montessori Institute
Vilafant, Spain +3 More

Montessori education is an educational proposal with wide international recognition. Dr Montessori developed an educational method along the first half of a twentieth century ... +

Montessori education is an educational proposal with wide international recognition. Dr Montessori developed an educational method along the first half of a twentieth century based on the scientific observation of children: the four planes of development, their potential, their interest and their skills. Students will learn the Pedagogical Principles that guide the Montessori Method. Upon successfully completing this module, students will be able to get a deep understanding of the child development from 6 to 12. This program is taught completely in Spanish -
Certificate
Full-time
2 years
Spanish, English, Chinese
04 May 2020
Online
 
Saint Joseph's University Online
Philadelphia, USA

The Autism Spectrum Disorder endorsement is a post-master program designed for educators. The curriculum consists of four courses that provide a thorough foundation in the pri ... +

The Autism Spectrum Disorder endorsement is a post-master program designed for educators. The curriculum consists of four courses that provide a thorough foundation in the principles, ethics, and methods of best practices in ASD education for individuals of all ages. It promotes teaching skills that fill a growing demand in the special education field for qualified professionals who can provide specialized services for students with ASD. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
George Washington University - Graduate School of Education and Human Development Online
Washington, USA

The George Washington University's Graduate Certificate in Training and Educational Technology provides professionals from a variety of backgrounds with the foundational knowl ... +

The George Washington University's Graduate Certificate in Training and Educational Technology provides professionals from a variety of backgrounds with the foundational knowledge and skills required to effectively lead organizations as they apply technology in their learning activities. The online educational technology certificate builds on your current leadership skills with knowledge and insights to integrate technology and lead instruction in classrooms and other learning areas. -
Certificate
Full-time
18 months
English
Online
 
American University Online
Washington, USA

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design and Learning Analytics builds the foundational skills you need to manage these programs by applying a ... +

American University's online Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design and Learning Analytics builds the foundational skills you need to manage these programs by applying and adapting proven analytic methodologies to improve learning. -
Graduate Certificate
Part-time
9 - 15 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Irvine, USA +1 More

The need for instructional designers in higher education is on the rise. Universities and colleges are challenged to find qualified job applicants who have a background specif ... +

The need for instructional designers in higher education is on the rise. Universities and colleges are challenged to find qualified job applicants who have a background specific to higher education course development. -
Certificate
Part-time
6 - 12 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
Lewis University Online
Romeoville, USA

In as little as 12 months, earn your Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership offered conveniently online at Lewis University. The program delves into the skills ne ... +

In as little as 12 months, earn your Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership offered conveniently online at Lewis University. The program delves into the skills needed to effectively manage student services, advising and assisting student needs through courses that teach theoretical and academic knowledge to lead within the field. -
Graduate Certificate
Full-time
12 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
edX
Cambridge, USA

Learn about the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease occurrence and prognosis, and how to analyze and evaluate scientific evidence within this field. The number of peopl ... +

Learn about the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease occurrence and prognosis, and how to analyze and evaluate scientific evidence within this field. The number of people suffering from cancer, heart disease, and diabetes is increasing. In this Professional Certificate Program, you will learn about the influence of nutrition on these diseases. We will discuss how our diet determines our health and how the need for healthy nutrition is greater than ever. You will learn what a healthy diet includes and how it affects overall health and disease. Through a multidisciplinary approach, you will also gain insights that allow you to determine the value of scientific research on nutrition and disease and how to make conscious choices. -
Certificate
Full-time
Part-time
10 weeks
English
Online
 
Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Academic Programs
Washington, USA

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Education consists of five graduate-level courses that empha inquiry-oriented approaches and integrating technology in bioscienc ... +

The Johns Hopkins Certificate in Biotechnology Education consists of five graduate-level courses that empha inquiry-oriented approaches and integrating technology in bioscience education. The program also challenges you to analyze recent research on bioscience education, reflect on your learning and practice, and develop teaching tools and assessment strategies to engage your students in bioscience-related problems and inquiries. -
Certificate
Part-time
English
Online
 

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