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University of Buffalo—SUNY

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University at Buffalo—SUNY has a total undergraduate enrollment of 19,829, with a gender distribution of 54.4 percent male students and 45.6 percent female students. At this school, 35 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 65 percent of students live off campus.

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Auburn University

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Founded in 1856, Auburn University is a public institution. Auburn University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered more selective.

Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

The online Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting program is for second degree seeking candidates who decide after working a number of years to change career paths into accounting or would like to complete the educational requirements for the CPA Exam. Earning an online accounting degree through Auburn makes preparing to sit for the CPA exam easier than you’ve imagined.

Master’s Degree

Master of Science in Nutrition

Students enrolled in the online MS program experience an environment that matches a regular face-to-face program. Lecture videos and other course material are posted online, assignments can be completed at home and exams can be taken in a proctored environment where the student is located.

Mechanical Engineering

The Department of Mechanical Engineering offers a Master of Mechanical Engineering (M.M.E.) The M.M.E. is a non-thesis program intended for those who expect to enter the engineering profession at an advanced level. Emphasis is placed on professional development. Applicants are expected to have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or a closely related field.

Materials Engineering

Materials Engineering offers a Master of Materials Engineering (M.Mtl.E.) Students completing the program are expected to have knowledge in the following areas: mechanical properties; materials structure; materials thermodynamics; kinetics; and electrical, optical and magnetic properties of materials.

MBA / MISE Dual Masters

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers the master’s of industrial and systems engineering, a joint program leading to both MISE and MBA degrees, a master of science and a doctor of philosophy. These programs are for students with undergraduate degrees in industrial and systems engineering, as well as other engineering disciplines, mathematics and sciences.

Industrial and Systems Engineering

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a Master of Industrial and Systems Engineering (M.I.S.E.) degree designed for students with undergraduate degrees in industrial engineering, other engineering disciplines, mathematics or sciences from an institution of recognized standing.

Electrical Engineering

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers a non-thesis, coursework only Master of Electrical Engineering (M.E.E.) A candidate receives the M.E.E. degree by successfully completing a set of courses approved by a major professor. The applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an institution of recognized standing.

Computer Science and Software Engineering

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering offers the doctorate (Ph.D.) degree, a master of science (M.S.) and a master of software engineering (M.Sw.E.). All degrees are designated with the major of Computer Science and Software Engineering. An Information Assurance Option is also available for students studying for the Ph.D. or the M.Sw.E. degree online and on campus.

Civil Engineering

The Department of Civil Engineering offers a Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) which includes graduate-level instruction and research programs. The objective of this program is to provide qualified students the opportunity for advanced training and specialization, and to enable them to gain experience in conducting engineering research and in the interpretation and communication of their findings.

Chemical Engineering

The Department of Chemical Engineering offers a Master of Chemical Engineering (M.Ch.E.), which is a high-quality non-thesis degree oriented toward engineering design and practice. The degree has no residency requirement and can be earned entirely online. The classes are the same as taught to the doctorate (Ph.D.) students.

Aerospace Engineering

Graduate study in aerospace engineering provides qualified students with opportunities to further their education with advanced courses, as well as to exercise and sharpen skills developed as part of their undergraduate training. The Department of Aerospace Engineering offers programs of study leading to the Master of Aerospace Engineering (M.A.E.), and Master of Science (M.S.).

Rehabilitation Counseling M.Ed./M.S.

Graduates of the Rehabilitation Counseling program are prepared to serve youth and adults with disabilities as rehabilitation counselors in the state-federal program of vocational rehabilitation, in the proprietary sector of rehabilitation, and in the non-profit sector of community rehabilitation programs.

Music Education M.Ed./M.S.

Teaching music is a rewarding career. Like you, we focus on students success. If you’re considering a master’s degree, we can help you reach your goal. Our master degrees are offered online and on campus. Begin in the summer and graduate in as few as 3 semesters (Summer-Spring-Summer).

Library Media M.Ed.

There’s more to libraries than just books now. With the advancement of the Internet and computers, the skill set has changed dramatically in the last 20 years. Today’s school librarians are partners with school administrators and teachers in schools across the country. As members of the educational team, school librarians prepare K-12 students to be researchers, and expert users of technology.

Foreign Language Education M.Ed./M.S.

Expand your knowledge and deepen your skills in our Foreign Language Education master’s programs. We offer alternative and traditional master’s degrees in Spanish Education and French Education that lead to Class A certification. We also offer an M.S. for those who are not interested in teacher certification.

English for Speakers of Other Languages M.Ed.

Our English for Speakers of Other Languages M.Ed. program will help you strengthen your teaching abilities in K-12 settings. Earn your degree on campus or online while you gain your Class A teacher certification.

Elementary Education M.Ed./M.S.

Our innovative online master’s degrees in elementary education expand upon your undergraduate work. You’ll work directly with our outstanding faculty to broaden your approach to teaching elementary-aged students.

Early Childhood/Elementary Special Education M.Ed.

This program prepares teachers to serve children with a variety of disabilities from birth through age 8 in a range of settings from the home to elementary school. Coursework reflects the Council for Exceptional Children’s Division for Early Childhood’s recommended practices. Professional coursework provides opportunities to apply knowledge in a variety of clinical settings.

Collaborative Teacher Special Education M.Ed./M.S

Graduates in Collaborative Teacher Special Education are prepared as highly qualified advanced teachers to serve students with disabilities at the elementary (K-6) and secondary (6-12) grade-levels.

Business/Marketing Education M.Ed./M.S.

In Auburn’s Business/Marketing Education Master’s degree program, you will build on your undergraduate degree, strengthen your knowledge and abilities, and become a better educator. You’ll also earn Class A certification in Alabama. Work with excellent faculty and complete your degree either on campus or online.

Agriscience Education M.Ed./M.S.

Agriscience Education degrees and agriscience teachers are in high demand. If you’re interested in molding a new generation of biochemists, farmers, and environmentalists, then this is the program for you. We emphasize the importance of learning not just about agriscience, but also the best methods to teach it.

Master of Education (M.Ed.) or Master of Science (M.S.)

You can enter the nation’s largest educational enterprise, adult education, with this degree. Rapid changes in technology and the workplace cause individuals to retrain, update, or change careers.

Physicians Executive Master of Business Administration

The keys to Auburn University’s Physicians Executive MBA program are quality and flexibility. The 21- month program provides curriculum that is designed for immediate applicability in the workplace. The mixed delivery system uses five 3 ½ day residencies on campus, lectures that are presented online, and 2 study trips (one international and one to Washington, DC).

Master of Science in Information Systems

Building upon the information systems core that is taught at the undergraduate level, the Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS) is targeted at existing IT professionals who wish to move into leadership positions in their organizations as well as working professionals in other career fields who are seeking to enter the high demand field of information technology.

Master of Science in Finance

Students who choose the online option of the Auburn MS Finance program have the same academic features as the on campus students. Students enrolled in the online MS Finance degree see the same lectures, have the same professors, exams and projects as the full time, on campus program.

Master of Business Administration

Our top ranked online MBA program is structured to give you the competitive advantage needed to succeed in an increasingly competitive business environment. You can be confident that you receive the same quality education as on-campus students. All of your classes are available via live streaming or online so you can view your class on your time.

Master of Accountancy

The online accounting courses combine traditional instruction with modern delivery methods to offer educational opportunities beyond Auburn’s campus. Students may complete the degree in only two years (five semesters taking two classes per term) while working full-time. Students who aren’t working and enroll either summer or fall semester may complete the program in one year (three semesters).

Executive Master of Business Administration

You know that an MBA can improve your financial security, power in the workplace and standing in the global economy. Keep your job. Don’t put your life on hold. Blend the on-campus cohort experience with the convenience and flexibility of distance learning and do so under the auspices of the most rigorous business school accreditation in the world.

Executive Master of Real Estate Development (offered in conjunction with the College of Business)

The Auburn University Executive Master of Real Estate Development (AUMRED) degree program provides a targeted understanding of multiple disciplines that puts students at an advantage in their real estate development careers. Connect with the industry from day one.

Master of Turfgrass Management

Our Master of Turfgrass Management program is designed for professionals working areas related to the turfgrass industry. The 32-credit-hour, non-thesis program includes a professional capstone experience. Admission preference is given to applicants with three or more years of relevant industry experience.

Masters of Soil, Water and Environmental Sciences (SWES)

Our Master of Science and Master of Agriculture degrees in soil, water and environmental sciences are multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary programs offered through the AG*IDEA consortium. The institutions collaborating for these degree programs include Auburn University, the University of Georgia, North Carolina State University and Texas Tech University.

Master of Science/Master of Agriculture in Agronomy and Soils

Our distance education graduate degree in Agronomy and Soils is a 30 credit hour program that closely follows our campus program. Our graduate degrees are based on a customized curriculum that you develop with your major professor. Based on your professional goals, you will choose among courses in soil, crop and weed sciences. Entomology and plant pathology courses are also available.

Doctorate Degree

Music Education Ph.D.

Our Ph.D. program prepares you to work as a university faculty member, serve as a curriculum expert, and be a leader in music education. At Auburn, you’ll work directly with faculty to expand your knowledge and develop independent research skills. You’ll complete your degree with an independent research study that leads to your final dissertation.

Career and Technical Education Ph.D.

Our Ph.D. program prepares you for careers in teaching, administration, extension service, and training. We also prepare you for development positions in public and private education, business/industry, and government agencies. We build upon the knowledge of your previous experiences and studies. With this degree, you can assume leadership roles, manage programs, and teach in a variety of settings

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

LSAT Test Prep Course

The LSAT is a paper based standardized exam that is administered four times per year. Auburn University’s LSAT Test Prep Courses are precisely scheduled to make sure students reach exam day performing at their peak. Take the mystery out of the LSAT and get the tools you need to succeed on the LSAT.

GRE Test Prep Course

The GRE measures critical thinking, analytical writing, verbal reasoning, and quantitative reasoning skills that have been acquired over a long period of time and that are not related to any specific field of study. The GRE is required for a large variety of master’s degree and doctoral degree programs. Master’s in Education (ME), Social Work (MSW), Nurse Practitioner (NP), and Business.

GMAT Test Prep

Considering an MBA? Let us help! The GMAT is a major component of the MBA admissions process. Whether you are considering a full time MBA program or pursuing your MBA part time through a part-time or online MBA program, our GMAT program can help. Our instructors have the experience and knowledge to help you with the GMAT and possibly gain admission into the MBA program of your choice!

Music Education Ed.S.

If you’ve got a master’s, but are not yet ready to tackle the Ph.D., the Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Music Education at Auburn may be right for you. You continue graduate study past the master’s level, delve deeper into research, and complete a field project. Starting in the summer and working consistently, you can complete this degree in four semesters (Summer, Fall, Spring, Summer).

Library Media Ed.S.

Are you a certified school librarian? Are you interested in greater administrative responsibility at work? Does your interest in technology continue to grow? If you wonder how you might connect action, research, and results to student success, the library media educational specialist program might be for you.

Foreign Language Education Ed.S.

Continue your education in French or Spanish Education in Auburn’s Foreign Language Ed.S. program. Earn your degree online or on campus. The degree culminates in a field project that will help you learn new ways of thinking about teaching. Our Spanish Education Ed.S. leads to Class AA certification.

Business/Marketing Education Ed.S.

If you have a master’s degree, but aren’t quite ready for a Ph.D., an Ed.S. may be right for you. In our Business/Marketing Education Ed.S. program, you’ll expand upon your master’s work and earn Class AA Alabama teaching certification. Through your work with excellent faculty, you will broaden your knowledge base and complete a field project that addresses a practical problem.

Office Systems Management Minor

Students in the Office Systems Management Minor program acquire the knowledge and skills to successfully manage an office. With courses in document processing, leadership and organizational development, information processing, and managing office systems, you’ll understand how an office system functions.

Agriscience Education Ed.S.

If you have a master’s degree, but aren’t quite ready for a Ph.D., an Ed.S. may be right for you. In our Agriscience Education Ed.S. program, you’ll build on your master’s work and earn Class AA Alabama certification. Through coursework with our excellent faculty, you will broaden your knowledge base and complete a field project that addresses a practical problem in Agriscience Education.

Adult Education Ed.S.

The Specialist in Education degree program builds upon the master’s degree programs of students within Adult Education. The program will enhance your skills as a practicing educational professional within adult education settings.The program’s focus is on the development and application of inquiry skills at the advanced graduate level of study.

Certificate

Certification for Aquaculture Professionals

The Certification for Aquaculture Professionals (CAP) program has been created with the main purpose of providing a solid foundation to professionals in the aquaculture industry throughout the world. It will be a tool for government agencies and privately owned companies to enable their personnel to acquire the necessary training to perform their tasks.

Professional Interpreter

This course includes legal terminology and offenses corresponding to Federal Court. Indictments, superseding indictments, federal plea agreements, racketeering, inside trading, interstate shipment, drug trafficking, trademarks, copyrights, corporate law and probate are some of the documents and cases included in this course.

Federal Court Interpreter

This 9-month program will provide you with the legal terminology and interpreting skills required to work as a federal court interpreter. The following 5 courses must be successfully completed with a grade of 70% or better in order to receive a Certificate of Completion in the Federal Court Interpreter Program.

Medical Interpreter

This 9-month program will provide you with the medical terminology and interpreting skills required to work as a medical interpreter. The following 3 courses must be successfully completed with a grade of 70% or better in order to receive a Certificate of Completion in the Medical Interpreter Program.

State Court Interpreter

This 9-month program will provide you with the legal terminology and interpreting skills required to work as a state court interpreter. The following 4 courses must be successfully completed with a grade of 70% or better in order to receive a Certificate of Completion in the State Court Interpreter Program.

Hunger Awareness Certificate

In an online, independent study format, students will examine hunger as a complex issue of sustainable human development. Topics include causes and consequences of U.S. and global hunger, as well as current responses and potential solutions. This course will help students develop a skill set for global citizenship that includes opportunities for advocacy, leadership, and critical problem solving.

Home Inspection Training

AHIT’s online professional home inspection training course, hosted by the Chimney Safety Institute of America, offers you the best home inspection training program in North America. This home inspection training and marketing support program that enables you to either start and operate your own successful home inspection business or to be a significant contributor in an established company.

Emergency Management

Participants will learn ways to plan and prepare for emergencies, roles of local governments in recovery, what needs are unmet and challenges are faced, and how to manage resources. Informative electives are also offered.

Dietary Manager Program

The Dietary Manager Program at Auburn University is a self-paced, non-credit certificate program that you can complete at home, on your own time. This means that you can maintain a job while working towards completion of the program. Those who are highly motivated and organized will best succeed in the program.

Graduate Certificate in Occupational Safety and Ergonomics

Auburn University’s Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering offers a graduate certificate program that includes six courses in occupational safety and ergonomics (OSE) and is delivered online. Auburn’s graduate programs in occupational safety and ergonomics are recognized by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).

Graduate Certificate: Rehabilitation Leadership and Management Program

RLMP participants will be prepared to seek and obtain leadership positions within the state-federal program of Vocational Rehabilitation and related agencies. The Rehabilitation Leadership and Management certificate is available for rehabilitation personnel in Region IV’s 12 Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) agencies and/or contractees of Vocational Rehabilitation services.

Community Music Graduate Certificate

If you are interested in learning more about sharing music in your community or your classroom, but don’t want to pursue a full graduate degree, consider the Community Music Graduate Certificate. You’ll be able to develop musical skills and learn more about using music in the classroom and community settings, such as businesses, churches, or community ensembles.

Technology Educator Graduate Certificate

Are you interested in learning how to integrate technology into your teaching? Are you a teacher in a K-12 school, a school librarian, a technology coordinator, or school administrator? Are you about to enter the job market for a teaching position at a university, community college, or other training environment?

Instructional Technology for Distance Education Graduate Certificate

Are you interested in teaching distance education courses in your area of specialization? Are you currently looking for a job as a university or community college professor? This graduate certificate will prepare you to design and implement student-centered learning environments in an online format. You will gain a theoretical and practical foundation of skills to create online courses.

TESL/TEFL Graduate Certificate

If you want to learn more about Teaching English as a Second Language, the TESL/TEFL Graduate Certificate is a great place to start! This certificate is valuable for both degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students. Learn either on campus or online.

Adult Education and English Language Teaching Graduate Certificate

Do you want to teach adult post-secondary language education in government and industry programs, either domestically or worldwide? You will learn specific competencies that will be demonstrated throughout the certificate program. These competencies include developing and evaluating appropriate teaching practices and identifying education policies to assist in developing language proficiency.

Extension Educator Graduate Certificate

Involved in Cooperative Extension? Our certificate may be for you as we will help you improve your ability to teach and train within the Cooperative Extension system.

Adult Education and English Language Teaching Graduate Certificate

Do you want to teach adult post-secondary language education in government and industry programs, either domestically or worldwide? You will learn specific competencies that will be demonstrated throughout the certificate program. These competencies include developing and evaluating appropriate teaching practices and identifying education policies to assist in developing language proficiency.

Adult Education Graduate Certificate

Our Adult Education graduate certificate will prepare you to work in post-secondary training environments and skill building programs. The certificate can be completed through distance or on-campus delivery formats. This certificate addresses Auburn’s international initiative by preparing native Auburn students to teach and work outside the United States.

Graduate Certificate in Accountancy

The online accounting courses combine traditional instruction with modern delivery methods to offer educational opportunities beyond Auburn’s campus. Our online degree option is identical to the on-campus option regarding rigor, standards, and student accountability and follows the traditional university academic calendar.

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University of Missouri

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University of Missouri is a public institution that was founded in 1839. The school has 40 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at University of Missouri is 20:1.

Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor’s Degree in RN-to-BSN

Completion of the program includes 120 credit hours. All courses are online; however, to complement the weekly assignments, all RN-to-BSN students are required to come to campus one to two days per semester. The scheduled on-campus days are mandatory.

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education in a Mobile Society

The early childhood education online bachelor’s completion program is designed specifically to meet the needs of students who are balancing school with a mobile lifestyle or living far from a college campus, but who wish to earn a degree in the field of early childhood education. This program will prepare you to work in educational settings with young children.

Bachelor’s Degree in Design Research

Combining coursework from environment and behavior and design with digital media, this 30-hour master’s program with a focus in design research is ideal for designers (architecture, interior design, graphic, and interaction design) who require applied research skills to produce evidence-based design decisions or researchers and individuals who utilize design thinking for creative problem-solving.

Bachelor’s Degree in Respiratory Therapy

One of the first of its kind in the nation, the online respiratory therapy degree completion program allows practicing Registered Respiratory Therapists with the NBRC RRT credential*, to earn a bachelor of health sciences in respiratory therapy through 100 percent online course work.

Bachelor’s Degree in Radiography

A bachelor’s degree quickly is becoming the norm for practicing radiographers. As the demand for instructors grows and the workforce ages, more highly educated practitioners are needed to teach and serve as managers in all areas of medical imaging, including patient care, research, sales and marketing.

Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences

The Health Sciences online program is a non-clinical program. It is well-suited for individuals with prior college credit who wish to complete a bachelor’s degree in a health-related field. Some people choose to enter the workforce or pursue graduate/professional programs after completing the degree, while others want to advance their education for professional and personal growth.

Graduate Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

Upon completion of the certificate, students will be prepared to work as English language instructors, language program administrators, language testers and writers for educational materials in contexts where English is a foreign language (EFL contexts).

PK-12 Educational Leadership and Administration: Educational Specialist Degree

Courses in this program encompass all competencies required for Missouri administrator certification. DESE is the agency that certifies educators for Missouri administrator certification. For more information about administrator certification requirements, visit DESE’s educator certification website.

Bachelor’s Degree in Educational Studies

Delivered completely online, this program is designed for working professionals and individuals with previous experience through employment or military service, as well as those who have earned an associate’s degree and wish to continue their studies. In some cases, it also is available to high school graduates.

Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies

Interdisciplinary studies is a bachelor of arts (BA) degree that allows you to select two or three disciplines within your major rather than focusing on a single subject. You will have an opportunity to take ownership of your studies and shape your major to serve your career aspirations.

Bachelor of General Studies

General studies, a bachelor’s degree from the College of Arts and Science, is characterized by a high level of flexibility. It allows you to “think outside the box” of a traditional degree program by selecting three disciplines to make up your major, rather than focusing on a single subject. You have the opportunity to take ownership of your studies and shape your major to serve your career aspira

Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management

The University of Missouri hospitality management degree completion program is now available online! Take your previous culinary or food and beverage training to the next level and continue your education — earn your bachelor’s degree online in food and beverage management from MU’s College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources (CAFNR).

Master’s Degree

Biomedical Sciences Online Master’s Degree

The degree is designed for veterinarians or veterinary technologists (bachelor’s degree graduates). Graduates of this online program will understand the basic scientific principles related to veterinary and biomedical sciences including: physiology, pathology, toxicology, pathobiology, cytology, clinical chemistry and cell biology.

Public Health Master’s Degree

Based on an interdisciplinary philosophy and approach to research and service, this 45-credit-hour, fully online master’s program draws its curriculum from diverse Mizzou schools and programs including the College of Arts and Science, Sinclair School of Nursing, School of Social Work, School of Health Professions,

Public Affairs Master’s Degree

Alumni from our program are working at all levels of local, state and federal government, nonprofit agencies and non-governmental public service entities. Our alumni are leaders who effectively combine their academic knowledge and professional experience to achieve successful careers.

Master’s Degree in Nurse Educator

This master’s degree uniquely combines online theoretical courses and clinical practica to provide essential knowledge and skills to function in the role of a nursing educator. While participating in the nursing educator program, a student also may decide to pursue a doctoral degree with the goal of an academic career in higher education.

Master’s Degree in Leadership in Nursing and Health-Care Systems

The curriculum for this master’s degree features theoretical courses and administrative practice to provide the needed knowledge, skills and insight to create effective nurse leaders in a variety of diverse roles. The nursing practice degree in health-care systems provides a broad base of leadership and management experiences designed to be valuable across multiple health-care settings.

Master of Arts in Journalism in Strategic Communication

The online strategic communication area is based on five principles: strategic planning, technology, relationship building, a global/multicultural perspective and a communications toolbox. The graduate curriculum focuses primarily on theory and research.

Master of Arts in Journalism Media Management

The online media management area is designed for students who have had substantial professional experience and want to direct their future careers toward management: publishers of a newspaper or magazine, managing partners or presidents of an advertising agency, or general managers or presidents of a broadcast or cable network or station, for example.

Master of Arts in Journalism Interactive Media

The online interactive media area prepares students in the use of interactive, digital and social media. It provides insights into how people perceive and process digital messages. In addition, the course of study investigates the psychological, social, ethical and legal issues regarding the roles and effects of digital news, advertising and public relations on society.

Master of Arts in Journalism in Health Communication

Health communication is a growing field. The online health communication area is designed for professionals in several fields who desire to become more knowledgeable about health topics and communication practices.

Master’s Degree in Youth Development

The youth of today are the leaders of tomorrow. Providing them with positive opportunities to learn and grow is the task of adults in many areas, especially in youth-service organizations. A master’s degree in youth development helps qualify individuals for positions in nonprofit organizations, Boys and Girls Clubs, correctional facilities, cooperative extension, 4-H, faith-based groups, and more.

Master’s Degree in Social Work

Delivered completely online, this 39-credit hour “advanced” standing master’s option prepares you for leadership opportunities with courses that build on your undergraduate education.

Master’s Degree in Personal Financial Planning

Coursework in the Personal Financial Planning Department helps students prepare to sit for the rigorous national CFP® examination, utilizing the convenience of online education. While your degree will be from the University of Missouri, the courses you take are taught by members of the Great Plains IDEA consortium, where MU is a member.

Master’s Degree in Gerontology

The University of Missouri’s 36-credit hour online master of arts in human development and family studies, with an emphasis in gerontology, prepares working professionals in applied careers with new skills a better understanding of the diversity among aging Americans and unique challenges that those individuals face in today’s society.

Master’s Degree in Family and Community Services

The University of Missouri’s 36-credit hour online master of arts in human development and family studies, with an emphasis in family and community services, prepares social and behavioral sciences professionals to work with children, adults and families in community agency settings.

Master’s Degree in Architectural Studies

By embracing the synergy of connecting people, place, architecture and interior design, students gain experience and skills through active education, hands-on research, and community engagement. Graduates of the College of Human Environmental Sciences’ Department of Architectural Studies add exemplary value to the quality of the built environment for the people they serve.

Master’s Degree in Health Services Management

The online Health Services Management Executive Program is a two-year graduate program enabling individuals with three to five years of clinical or administrative experience in health care to complete a master’s degree in health administration (MHA).

Master’s Degree in Health Informatics

The Health Informatics Executive Program, through which you can earn a master of science degree, is a two-year graduate program designed to produce managers, administrators and technical professionals who can shape the way organizations use information to improve health-care delivery.

Master’s Degree in Vocational-Technical Instruction

Courses in this degree program will prepare you to be an effective instructor in your career field by providing a foundation in curriculum design, teaching methods, student assessment, instructional program design and management, learner psychology, and educational technology.

Master’s Degree or Educational Specialist Technology in Schools

Use innovative and effective technology to improve teaching and learning in a wide variety of classroom settings with this 100 percent online program. In addition to gaining a working knowledge of the underlying theories and strategies involved, you will get practical experience using technology as an effective teaching and learning tool.

Master’s Degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)

This 33-hour online master’s degree program is intended for those who are currently teaching or who are interested in teaching English as a Second/Foreign Language (ESL/EFL) in a variety of educational settings. Please note that this option does not confer a license to teach in U.S. public schools. See the Missouri ESOL Certification page for information about that process.

Master’s Degree in Student Learning and Well-being

Developed with existing classroom teachers in mind, this unique and 100% online program brings together two of the most important aspects facing classroom teachers: increasing student learning and supporting positive development of all learners. Interact with your instructors and classmates online and enjoy discussions with educators from diverse districts and backgrounds.

Master’s Degree in Social Studies Education

The online master’s of education with an emphasis in social studies education at the University of Missouri offers a balanced approach to research, theory, and practice. Our courses spark meaningful discussion about the role of social studies in today’s global world and the ways in which research and theory can inform actual classroom practice.

Master’s Degree in Positive Coaching

Take your team, your classroom, even your school’s entire student body to higher levels of motivation, personal investment, optimal performance, achievement, success, satisfaction, pride, and fulfillment by enrolling in an online master’s degree with a focus in positive coaching from the University of Missouri’s College of Education.

Master’s Degree or Education Specialist in Mental Health Practices in Schools

The first online program of its kind nationally, this degree program emphasizes the prevention of mental health problems—within schools, families and communities—and the promotion of positive mental well-being for all children and adolescents.

Master’s Degree Mathematics Education

Mathematics education programs from MU’s College of Education will prepare you to move ahead to the next stage in your career as an educator. Whether you are seeking a master’s degree, our award-winning faculty are dedicated to delivering the needed knowledge and skill to help you meet your goals.

Master’s Degree in Learning, Teaching and Curriculum to Literacy Education

The 33-credit hour online master’s in literacy education will first provide you foundational knowledge of reading/literacy through 15-credit hours of required coursework. Then, in consultation with your adviser, you will select 18 individualized credit hours of coursework.

Master of Arts Degree in Information Science and Learning Technologies with an Emphasis in Library Science

This degree is part of the library and information science program, housed in the School of Information Science & Learning Technologies (SISLT). The program is fully accredited by the American Library Association (ALA).

Master’s Degree or Educational Specialist in Learning Systems Design and Development

In this 100 percent online program, you will develop the knowledge and skills required to design learning systems and develop the digital media and network applications needed to implement them. Take on challenging assignments and work collaboratively with both faculty and other students to produce a portfolio that documents your work and accomplishments.

Master’s Degree in Gifted Education

This online degree is offered as a convenient way for teachers to further their education in the gifted area and study with MU faculty and lecturers in a flexible format.

Master’s Degree in English Education

This 33-credit hour online master of education with an emphasis in English (M Ed) engages participants in exploring the six “pillars” of English education: communication, writing, language, literature, reading, and media. Created for certified teachers of English language arts at the middle, secondary, and community college levels, this unique program will equip you with best-practices.

Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership

This degree is partially online and includes up to 9 credit hours of internship based on certification specialty. Additionally, some courses require MU campus visits. Please note that meeting dates and times change each semester and are dependent on the individual instructor of the course. Check the course listing in myZou prior to enrolling for specific on-campus meeting dates.

Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Special Education/Autism

Earn your 30-hour master’s degree in special education with an emphasis in early childhood special education (ECSE) and autism. Since autism was first described in 1943, this “spectrum disorder” has been a mystery to doctors, parents and teachers of those who are afflicted with symptoms of impaired communication and social interaction.

Master’s Degree in Early Childhood Education

With the early childhood emphasis, students will gain increased knowledge and skills in the design, delivery and evaluation of educational services to children from birth through age 8. The program addresses the essential problems of practice with special emphasis given to effective teaching approaches for children who are at risk for school failure.

Master’s Degree Business and Marketing Education

Business and marketing education is vital for success in nearly every career field. Everyone will, at some point, find themselves applying business skills and concepts to meet the challenges of a changing society and workplace. As a business teacher, this program will help you prepare students for occupations in administrative office systems, accounting and finance, sales and management.

Master’s Degree on Autism

Since autism was first described in 1943, this “spectrum disorder” has been a mystery to doctors, parents and teachers of those who are afflicted with symptoms of impaired communication and social interaction. Although diagnosed cases of autism have greatly increased, the number of professional personnel being trained to work with them has not kept pace.

Master’s Degree Art Education

This 32-hour master’s program is a hybrid of nine hours of on campus summer courses in Columbia, Mo., and 20 – 23 credit hours of online course work throughout the rest of the year.

Hybrid Master of Business Administration Degree

Innovate. Lead. Balance risk. Be nimble. And above all, find personal success. With the Trulaske execMBA, you’ll learn to capitalize on opportunities in uncertain business environments, take strategic risks and influence others more effectively. The Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri designed this 21-month master of business administration degree.

Master of Science in Natural Resources with an Emphasis in Agroforestry

Agroforestry, a farming system that integrates crops and/or livestock with trees and shrubs, is gaining recognition as an integral component of a multifunctional working landscape. While agroforestry has been gaining attention in the U.S. and worldwide, the need for trained professionals in agroforestry also has been expanding.

Master’s Degree in Agricultural Education and Leadership

The mission of the agricultural education program is to prepare outstanding agriculture, food and natural resource educators for leadership positions in the public and private sectors. The graduate program is designed for students with interests in the fields of agricultural and extension education, communication and informal adult education.

Doctorate Degree

Nursing Practice Doctorate Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist

The doctor of nursing practice program at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing — a distance mediated program that combines online and in-person learning — prepares nurses to become leaders in their respective advanced nursing practice roles, with a strong clinical focus and a deepened knowledge and skill set.

Nursing Practice Doctorate Nursing Leadership and Innovations in Health Care

The doctor of nursing practice program at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing — a distance mediated program that combines online and in-person learning — prepares nurses to become leaders in their respective advanced nursing practice roles, with a strong clinical focus and a deepened knowledge and skill set.

Nursing: Online PhD

The program is designed to produce nurse scholars who are interested in sharing their research and clinical specialties with the academic community, service sector and public policy arena.

Family Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

The doctor of nursing practice program at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing — a distance mediated program that combines online and in-person learning — prepares nurses to become leaders in their respective advanced nursing practice roles, with a strong clinical focus and a deepened knowledge and skill set.

Nursing Practice Doctorate in Family Nurse Practitioner

The doctor of nursing practice program at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing — a distance mediated program that combines online and in-person learning — prepares nurses to become leaders in their respective advanced nursing practice roles, with a strong clinical focus and a deepened knowledge and skill set.

Nursing Practice Doctorate in Adult-Gerontology

The doctor of nursing practice program at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing — a distance mediated program that combines online and in-person learning — prepares nurses to become leaders in their respective advanced nursing practice roles, with a strong clinical focus and a deepened knowledge and skill set.

Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Architectural Studies

The 72-hour doctor of philosophy degree with an emphasis in architectural studies is research-based and suitable for individuals who seek careers in applied research, consulting, and/or teaching in architecture, interior design, and other environmental design disciplines.

Certificate

Veterinary Biomedical Technology Dean’s Certificate, and Component of Bachelor Degrees

Build on your knowledge of biomedical sciences, become a specialist in veterinary technology or further your research skills with 100% online biomedical science courses from the University of Missouri’s College of Veterinary Medicine.

Public Management Graduate Certificate

Graduates of our program are leading their organizations into new levels of effectiveness; they are managing people and budgets with a keen eye toward efficiency. They are leading local, state and federal agency policy change and promoting transparency and fairness in public service. If you seek that for your career in government or public sector work, this certificate is for you.

Organizational Change Graduate Certificate

The 12-hour graduate certificate in organizational change is a graduate level, four-course series from the Harry S Truman School of Public Affairs and the Center for the Study of Organizational Change (CSOC) designed for researchers and consultants to organizations.

Nonprofit Management Graduate Certificate

According to the National Center for Charitable Statistics, there were more than 2.3 million nonprofit organizations in the U.S. as of 2010 and approximately 1.6 million of those were registered with the Internal Revenue Service. Public charities reported $2.7 trillion in assets in 2010 and more than 26 percent of adults in the U.S. volunteered with an organization in 2011.

Grantsmanship Graduate Certificate

Learn winning grant writing techniques and proper grant management with this four-course graduate certificate in grantsmanship from the University of Missouri Graduate School.

Youth Program Management and Evaluation Graduate Certificate

This 13-hour online graduate certificate in youth program management and evaluation uniquely focuses on administration and program management, program design, evaluation, and implementation, and current research on youth.

Youth Development Specialist Graduate Certificate

Many choose to earn the youth development specialist graduate certificate to enhance their credentials in current employment, obtain continuing education credits (CEU’s), or to boost their qualifications for future employment. The certificate is only available online as part of the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (IDEA).*

Financial and Housing Counseling Graduate Certificate

The Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC) and Certified Housing Counselor (CHC) professions help middle- and lower-income individuals and families. The goal is to help these households learn to manage their personal finances to best meet the household’s needs for housing, debt recovery and long-term financial planning when income security is at issue.

Health Literacy: Online Courses and Undergraduate Dean’s Certificate

Learn to communicate health issues across cultural, language and behavioral barriers in this one-of-a-kind program. This undergraduate certificate of achievement is for clinicians and administrators that work directly or indirectly with patients in health care and social service situations.

Health Ethics Graduate Certificate

This 12-hour online graduate certificate in health ethics, from the University of Missouri Department of Health Management and Informatics, is offered in partnership with the MU Center for Health Ethics and designed for professionals seeking to develop practical and clinical competencies in health-care ethics.

Energy Efficiency Engineering Graduate Certificate

In today’s highly mechanized society, energy management is one of the largest economic and environmental issues across a wide spectrum of industries and consumers. From natural resource extraction to automobile manufacturing to home building, the overall goal of energy efficiency is to reduce the amount of non-renewable resources required to create, deliver and consume products and services.

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate Program

If you already have initial teaching certification in the state of Missouri and want to add certification in English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), this is the program for you. To meet Missouri ESOL certification requirements, students must meet two professional requirements and take 21 hours of ESOL courses, including a practicum and an approved elective.

Positive Psychology Graduate Certificate

This online 15-credit hour graduate certificate in positive psychology from Mizzou’s Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology (ESCP) is designed for individuals seeking a program that emphasizes applied interventions and theory in building thriving individuals, families, communities and organizations.

Educational Leadership and Educational Administration: Certification Preparation Programs

The Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis offers course work and practical experiences that lead to either a master’s or educational specialist degree along with certification preparation approved through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Both programs combine online and on-campus study.

Elementary Mathematics Graduate Certificate

Mathematics education programs from MU’s College of Education will prepare you to move ahead to the next stage in your career as an educator. Whether you are seeking a graduate certificate, our award-winning faculty are dedicated to delivering the needed knowledge and skill to help you meet your goals.

Library and Information Science Graduate Certificate

Upon successful completion of the 39-hour program of study in the LIS program, you will receive a Master of Arts in Information Science & Learning Technologies with an Emphasis in Library Science. The School of Information Science & Learning Technologies (SISLT) was formed in 1997 with the merger of the School of Library and Informational Science and the Department of Educational Technologies.

Educational Leadership and Educational Administration Graduate Certificate

The Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis offers coursework and practical experiences that lead to either a master’s or educational specialist degree along with certification preparation approved through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). Both programs combine online and on-campus study.

Elementary Mathematics Specialist Graduate Certificate

This 24-hour graduate certificate in elementary mathematics from Mizzou’s College of Education is partially online and designed for in-service 1-6 educators currently teaching full-time. Developed by mathematics education faculty in the Department of Learning, Teaching and Curriculum, this graduate certificate may serve as a stand-alone credential or be applied toward a master’s degree.

Education Improvement Graduate Certificate

To meet the professional development needs of schools and their leaders, MU has introduced a new online graduate certificate in educational improvement. This 12-credit-hour online program helps working education professionals gain experience in quality management without stepping out of their leadership roles.

Food Safety and Defense Online Graduate

The Food Safety and Defense 12-hour online graduate certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of Nebraska—Lincoln

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The University of Nebraska—Lincoln, or UNL, is a large, public research institution that offers about 150 undergraduate majors. There are more than 400 student organizations to join, as well as a large community of fraternities and sororities.

Bachelor’s Degree

Leadership and Communication – Minor

The Leadership and Communication minor provides focused coursework that strengthens your employability base by helping you build leadership and communication skills. These leadership and communication development courses are appropriate for students from every UNL college.

Business – Minor

The business minor provides an overview of the critical areas of business in six courses (18 hours): accounting, business law, economics, finance, marketing and management.

Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education in a Mobile Society (ECEMS)

Early Childhood Education in a Mobile Society (ECEMS) prepares you to work in early childhood settings with young children whose family members are highly mobile. When you complete the program you will be qualified to work in a variety of programs that offer early care and education for children birth – age 8 and particularly those with highly mobile populations such as military installations.

Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science

You’ll select from a range of courses through the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources in addition to credits you’ve already earned to tailor a degree to your career goals. It’s one of the most flexible majors, allowing you to take all required courses online at a pace that works best for you.

Master’s Degree

Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Youth Development M.S.

We utilize a strengths-based curriculum that helps support youth to make them socially, emotionally and cognitively competent adults. Professionals who understand the strengths-based approach are in demand especially since an estimated 17,000 organizations currently serve more than 30 million young people. Professionals with a master’s degree can demand a higher wage.

Special Education: Area Of Study In Visual Impairment (P-12) M.ED.

This unique program is offered online during the academic year with a few weeks of skill-based courses for 2 summers at the Nebraska Center for the Education of Children who are Blind or Visually Impaired.

Special Education: Area Of Study In Visual Impairment (P-12) M.A.

This unique program is offered online during the academic year with a few weeks of skill-based courses for 2 summers at the Nebraska Center for the Education of Children who are Blind or Visually Impaired.

Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design: Textile History with Emphasis in Quilt Studies M.A.

Explore quilts and quiltmaking traditions within the context of artistic and social values of a time or place, as well as through the development of art and technology.

Applied Science: Specialization In Science For Educators M.A.S.

The program is designed to improve your science content knowledge, demonstrate pedagogy that drives learning experiences, and create applicable, standards-based curriculum.

Educational Administration: Area of Study in P-12 Educational Administration M.ED., Principal Endorsement

Primary emphasis is on the principles, processes and practical skills necessary for the leadership, organization and administration of educational institutions.

Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design: Specialization in Merchandising M.S.

Gain the theoretical background needed to deliver the right product or service to the consumer in the right place, at the right time and price with quantities to meet the needs of the customer.

Master of Arts for Teachers: Concentration in Mathematics M.A.T.

Taught by staff that blends the contributions of UNL professors and outstanding K-12 master teachers. The combination ensures courses provide an advanced study of mathematical concepts in the high school curriculum while being “grounded” in the reality of the classroom.

Journalism & Mass Communications M.A.

You’ll be better equipped to achieve your professional goals by immediately applying what you learn and gain a competitive advantage in the workforce. This degree program has 3 specialization areas, offered completely online. Integrated Media Communications, Media Studies, and Professional Journalism.

International Family Studies Specialization M.S.

Designed to prepare you with the skills to strengthen families through research, service and policy intervention. Family Studies is an established discipline in the United States and is growing elsewhere in the world.

Architecture: Specialization in Interior Design M.S.

Our architecture, interior design program was ranked by design professionals at more than 200 U.S. firms who make hiring decisions and performance evaluations as one of the best programs for preparing students for real-world success.

Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Human & Family Services Administration M.S.

This program combines expertise in family studies with business skills required for administrative positions:Family Functioning: principles of family theory, contemporary research, and working with diverse populations Program Design and Evaluation: fund-raising, grant-writing, data collection, measuring outcomes and cost effectiveness of interventions, and program design and development.

Educational Administration: Area of Study in Higher Education Administration M.A.

A generalist program for individuals interested in administrative positions in higher education. This program offers learning opportunities in leadership development and other areas related to higher education.

Teaching Learning & Teacher Education: Area of Study in German Language Education M.A.

This program supports your growth as a professional educator by encouraging you to build on your classroom experience, further developing your German proficiency and deepening your understanding of German culture, language and literature through a completely online customizable option.

Master of Science in Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Family Financial Planning

It is possible to complete the master’s program as a part-time student within 3 years while working a full-time job. With this specialization you’ll enhance personal financial knowledge and develop competencies that can lead to the Certified Financial Planner designation by the CFP International Board of Standards.

Master of Science in Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Family & Consumer Science Education

Designed for individuals who have a bachelor’s degree in family and consumer sciences or a related area, and are seeking initial teacher certification or licensure in family and consumer sciences education.

Master of Science in Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Family & Community Services

This degree focuses on the development and implementation of public, private, and voluntary support services for individuals, families, and localities.

Master of Science in Entomology

As a program designed for science professionals, courses stress your ability to apply this training to your job and interests. The program’s flexibility allows you to complete coursework in other areas that are specific to your needs and interests.

Nutrition & Health Sciences: Specialization in Dietetics M.S.

Dietetics is one of the most dynamic and versatile of the health-related professions. Food and nutrition are at the heart of dietetics practice. Registered dietitians work in a myriad of ways to meet the food and nutrition needs of individuals, organizations and society as a whole.

Master’s Degree Applied Science Specialization in Community Development

The field of community development encourages people to think globally and consider the big picture from a systems perspective in order to address challenges and find solutions.

Master’s Degree in Supply Chain Management

Designed to help you sharpen your analytical skills and strengthen your knowledge of this new and ever evolving field. You will learn to leverage relevant technology to make supply chains faster and more efficient and expand your expertise in a field that is in high demand.

Master’s Degree in Business Analytics

Course offerings are ideal for business professionals who want to be able to make better business decisions based on understanding and analyzing the data available to them.

Master of Business Administration

A total of 48 hours are required to complete the MBA degree. Depending if you are a full- or part-time student, our program typically takes between 2-4 years to complete.

Master of Applied Science

Because there are no prescribed areas of study you are able to individualize your program, with approval of the supervisory committee, to best meet your own career objectives.

Master of Science in Agronomy

Agronomy is the application of plant and soil science to crop production. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, projects a 10 % increase in the need for scientists and technologists between 2010 and 2020.

Doctorate Degree

Educational Administration: Area of Study in P-12 Educational Administration ED.D., Superintendent Endorsement

This program is designed for students seeking an endorsement as a P-12 superintendent. Courses integrate the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium Standards to enable students to develop the principles, processes and practical skills necessary for effective district-level leadership.

Educational Studies: Specialization in Educational Leadership & Higher Education PH.D.

This program is designed to prepare you for a scholarly position as faculty in education leadership and higher education or for positions that require knowledge of educational leadership and/or higher education and extensive research preparation.

Educational Studies: Specialization in Educational Leadership & Higher Education ED.D.

This fully online program is designed to prepare you for professional practice and to help you develop the leadership and analytical skills needed to confront difficult problems of practice in P-20 education, higher education, community colleges, or other educational institutions.

Certificate

Special Education: Behavior Specialist, Graduate Certificate

Students who obtain this graduate certificate may meet eligibility requirements for the Behavior Intervention Specialist supplemental endorsement from the Nebraska Department of Education. Interested students should work closely with their advisor(s) regarding this NDE endorsement.

Special Education: Sensory Disabilities Graduate Certificate

The certificate will provide additional education for professionals interested in students with sensory disabilities. Through focused coursework about unique programs and services, collaboration with families, and specialized instructional methods, participants will gain a deeper understanding of how to effectively work with and support students who have unique sensory learning needs.

Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Youth Development Certificate

We utilize a strengths-based curriculum that helps support youth to make them socially, emotionally and cognitively competent adults. Professionals who understand the strengths-based approach are in demand especially since an estimated 17,000 organizations currently serve more than 30 million people. The graduate certificate can be used for continuing education credits, to advance your career.

Textiles, Merchandising & Fashion Design: Textile History with Emphasis in Quilt Studies M.A.

The certificate program allows graduate and post-baccalaureate students to gain scholarly credentials in quilt studies and is appropriate for curators, collection managers, appraisers, collectors and educators.

Business Administration: Specialization in Supply Chain Management M.B.A., Certificate

Designed to help you sharpen your analytical skills and strengthen your knowledge of this new and ever evolving field. You will learn to leverage relevant technology to make supply chains faster and more efficient and expand your expertise in a field that is in high demand.

Space, Cyber and Telecommunications Law LL.M.

This 6 semester, part-time online program was created for employed individuals unable to leave their job but have a desire to respond to the growing demand for experienced practitioners in space and cyber law.

Ornamentals, Landscape & Turf Certificate

This certificate offers you a selection of courses that focus on the turf and landscape aspects of horticulture. Core courses lend a solid science background in order for you to gain a greater understanding of how to manage turf and ornamental areas.

Mixed Methods Research Certificate

The pressure to conduct research by federal, state and accreditation agencies is becoming more and more prevalent in a variety of settings including academia and health care. Research is increasingly reliant on mixed methods techniques.

Insect Biology for Educators Certificate

95% of all the animal species on earth are insects. This program is designed to provide continuing education for teachers and other educators in the biological sciences to integrate the study of insects into the classroom to enhance science education.

Grasslands Management Certificate

Grasslands (including rangelands, pasturelands, and haylands) are the principal land resource type in the Great Plains, composing more than 50% of the land surface area. They represent a fundamental resource of the region that determines the environmental and economic future of the Great Plains states.

Gerontology, Concentration in Interior Design Certificate

This combination of gerontology and interior design provides a specialized area of focus that complements a broader graduate degree or offers a mid-career professional a more focused understanding of the relationship between the design of an environment and its aging occupants.

Food Safety & Defense Certificate

This certificate addresses the advanced educational requirements of individuals currently working in the production, manufacturing, and quality monitoring of food products. It’s intended for individuals directly involved in agriculture and food production who serve the needs of industries and agencies protecting our food supply.

Floriculture & Nursery Production Management Certificate

Core courses lend a solid science background in order for you to gain a greater understanding of how ornamental and floral plants grow. This basic knowledge is interwoven with practical, cultural and production methods.

Child, Youth & Family Studies: Financial & Housing Counseling Certificate

This program enhances an already existing Master’s degree in family financial planning by specifically addressing the needs of the Military Advancement Academic Program (MAAP), a program of the Great Plains Interactive Distance Alliance (GP-IDEA) that focuses on career needs of military personnel and spouses.

Child, Youth & Family Studies: Specialization in Family Financial Planning Graduate Certificate

Earn a graduate certificate by taking graduate coursework that meets educational requirements, allowing you to sit for the CFP® Certification Examination, without having to pursue a master’s degree.

Engineering Management M.E.M

Designed for individuals who have at least one degree in engineering, or significant engineering practice and a degree in a related field.

Special Education: Specialization in Early Childhood Special Education M.A., M.ED., Certificate, Endorsement

This program prepares early childhood special educators to work with families, infants, toddlers and preschool children with a range of delays/disabilities.

Community College Leadership Certificate

The program is designed to develop professional leadership capabilities to meet the needs of potential and current community college leaders, who want to focus on the instructional mission of community colleges.

Business Administration Marketing Graduate Certificate

These certificates are ideal for working professionals who want to focus on less time-consuming programs while gaining additional vital skills.

Business Administration International Business Graduate Certificate

These certificates are ideal for working professionals who want to focus on less time-consuming programs while gaining additional vital skills.

Business Administration Finance Graduate Certificate

These certificates are ideal for working professionals who want to focus on less time-consuming programs while gaining additional vital skills.

Supply Chain Management Graduate Certificate

Designed to help you sharpen your analytical skills and strengthen your knowledge of this new and ever evolving field. You will learn to leverage relevant technology to make supply chains faster and more efficient and expand your expertise in a field that is in high demand.

Business Analytics Graduate Certificate

Course offerings are ideal for business professionals who want to be able to make better business decisions based on understanding and analyzing the data available to them.

Advanced Horticulture Certificate

Explore horticulture courses beyond an entry level and experience the breadth of horticulture with no selection restrictions. Courses are available in tree, floral, nursery and grape production as well as interior plants and business.

Meat Culinology Certificate

Designed to optimize eating satisfaction, Culinology® studies the physical, chemical and sensory properties of food, together with its handling, processing and production. It’s the perfect blend of the science of food design and development.

Endorsement

Special Education: Area Of Study In Visual Impairment (P-12) Endorsement

This unique program is offered online during the academic year with a few weeks of skill-based courses for 2 summers at the Nebraska Center for the Education of Children who are Blind or Visually Impaired.

Supervisor of Special Education Administrative Endorsement

This endorsement is ideal if you are interested in advancing your career in leadership and administration of building-level and district-level special education programs. It prepares you to administer special education programs and can help professionals advance their careers and become directors or coordinators of special education.

Special Education: Area of Study in Mild Moderate Disabilities M.A., M.ED., Endorsement

The mild-moderate disabilities program prepares you as a special education teacher for children and youth in elementary grades through high school. You may elect to specialize in one age group (K-6, 7-12) or focus on K-12 grade levels.

Educational Administration: Elementary (P-8) or Secondary Principal (7-12) Principal Endorsement

This endorsement is for individuals seeking a school principal endorsement in elementary (P-8) or secondary (7-12) education, who have already completed a master’s degree.

Specialization in Educational Administration & Supervision, 6-Year Certificate, Superintendent Endorsement

Students in this program enroll in courses with master’s and doctoral students. They work with an adviser on the development of a program of study leading to the certificate.

Special Education: Deaf Education M.A., M.ED., Endorsement

The Bureau of Labor and Statistics estimates from 2010 to 2020, overall enrollment is expected to grow in elementary and secondary schools, increasing the number of students receiving special education services. Along with enrollment growth, continued demand for services in special education is expected.

Educational Administration: Curriculum Supervisor Administrative Endorsement

Coursework in educational administration and curriculum & instruction leads to an administrative endorsement ideally suited to advance your career in building-level or district-level positions in curriculum supervision and administration.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of New Hampshire

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Located near the coastline of the state, University of New Hampshire (UNH) is a public institution located in the city of Durham. Students at UNH can participate in many clubs, Division I sports and a freshmen camping trip during the summer before classes begin.

Master’s Degree

Master of Social Work

Earn your Master of Social Work degree online in 28 months from the University of New Hampshire (an accredited CSWE program). Work with social work faculty committed to teaching the next generation of social workers, complete an advanced generalist curriculum, specialize in a field of practice and enhance your degree with a Graduate Certificate.

Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Studies

This Master of Education degree provides a solid educational foundation for individuals in business, educational research organizations, public policy institutes, and state and national departments of education. The program provides a context in which students develop tools of inquiry to investigate questions about teaching, mentoring, learning and school reform.

Master of Business Administration

This innovative program provides students with the opportunity to earn their degrees in two to six years from anywhere in the world. The online model is primarily designed for those who are highly motivated and capable of balancing a full-time work schedule with online study. Courses facilitate information sharing outside the constraints of time and place among a network of people.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of Oregon

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University of Oregon students have a variety of extracurricular options to choose from, including joining fraternities and sororities, cheering on the Ducks athletic teams, and checking out local art performances. More than 20 percent of students participate in Greek life.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of Tennessee

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The University of Tennessee is a public research institution in Knoxville, one of the state’s largest cities. The UT sports teams compete in the NCAA Division I Southeastern Conference and traditionally draw large crowds during football season.

Associate’s Degree

Online Dual Enrollment

The UT Martin Dual Enrollment Program is looking for dedicated, committed and motivated students. Our program is designed to enhance your educational experience by providing an academic opportunity and challenge while saving you time and money! Our program requires a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA, parent or guardian approval, school approval, and an dual enrollment application.

Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies

The College of Education, Health, and Behavioral Sciences offers the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies (BIS) degree. This degree is a full, 4 year baccalaureate self-designed general studies degree that complies with all university requirements as well as allows students to choose courses that best match their career goals. The BIS degree can either be obtained through traditional on-campus c

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture – Agricultural Business Concentration

To help American farmers respond to the increasing demand for agriculture products, at home and abroad, a major industry known as agribusiness has developed. The Farm and Ranch Management option is designed for students interested in the applied aspects of the agricultural industry.

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management online degree is the only online bachelor degree in business administration. The online degree was developed for the student who is limited in the ability to attend classes on the Martin campus. All courses can be taken online with the same degree requirements as the on-campus degree in management.

Bachelor of Integrated Studies

Integrated Studies is a unique program that serves both traditional students and adult students with prior learning. Students design a course plan to fit their educational and career goals. Coursework from disciplines in all colleges on campus can be integrated to form the degree. Prior learning can assessed and applied to the degree.

B.S. in Criminal Justice

The programs promote an understanding of the legal and justice systems for both majors and nonmajors. Emphasis is placed on intellectual, experiential, and problem solving activities. We have broad, inclusive curricula that include common core areas of study.

Registered Nurse to BSN (RN to BSN)

The UT College of Nursing is committed to advancing our mission to prepare nurses to meet the challenges of an ever-changing health care system, and we are committed to excellence in nursing education, practice and research. The RN to BSN program is specially designed for registered nurses who hold associate degrees or diplomas in nursing who wish to further their education to complete the BSN.

Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing (ABSN)

The accelerated BSN program’s objective is to offer individuals with non-nursing baccalaureate or higher degrees the opportunity to complete a nursing program in less time than a traditional baccalaureate program. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) defines accelerated BSN programs as those that can be completed in 12 to 18 months.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

The BSN program in nursing combines the unique resources of the UT campus with health care agencies in a manner that enables both faculty and students to participate fully in all facets of the health care delivery system. Facilities at the College of Nursing include a human patient simulator, a clinical practice laboratory, a learning resource center, and state-of-the-art equipment.

Master’s Degree

Master of Science in Epidemiology Program

The 36 credit hour Master of Epidemiology program, has evolved to emphasize clinical investigation and interdisciplinary translational research and to accommodate the schedules and needs of busy clinicians.

Master of Dental Hygiene (MDH) Program

The Master in Dental Hygiene is an advanced post professional degree designed for licensed dental hygienists with baccalaureate degrees. The goal of the post professional degree program, Master in Dental Hygiene (MDH), is to attract future graduate students from Tennessee as well as nationwide in order to initially prepare or further develop individual’s skills to serve as educators and leaders.

Master of Health Informatics and Information Management

Information is a key resource in the delivery and financing of healthcare and as such, it must be managed effectively. Health informatics deals with a broad range of issues to manage data to support decision-making activities.

Major in Teaching: Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Learning and Development

This program is designed as a Master’s degree for those with an undergraduate degree in Early Childhood, Child/Family Studies, Social Work, Psychology, and related fields. This program does not lead to any type of licensure.

Master of Science in Education – Educational Leadership

The Master of Science in Education in Educational Leadership is available to individuals who obtained a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, hold a current teaching license, and have a minimum of three years of successful education working experience prior to starting the program.

Master of Science in Education – Curriculum & Instruction

Curriculum and Instruction is available online for those students who have obtained a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and who are professionally licensed to teach.

Master of Science in Counseling

We offer a completely online masters program in counseling. Our program prepares students to earn licensure as either Clinical Mental Health Counselors or School Counselors. In addition we offer two other concentrations: Student Affairs and College Counseling; and, Addictions Counseling. In 2014 were named one of the best online counseling masters programs.

Master of Science Degree in Agriculture & Natural Resources

The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources offers a Master of Science degree in Agriculture and Natural Resources (MSANR). The online degree program is designed to meet the growing needs of place-bound Agriculture and Natural Resources professionals.

MBA Financial Services Professionals

For individuals with an undergraduate degree and at least two years’ work experience who are seeking to advance their careers, the UT Martin Online MBA is an outstanding choice. Open to students in all fields, the Online MBA is geared toward the financial services industry, and may be of particular interest to professional with a connection to, or interest in, banking and financial services.

Master’s Business Administration with Business Analytics Concentration

The Professional MBA with Business Analytics Concentration prepares you to meet the growing need for data analysis in business environments with courses focused on data storage, reporting and analysis. Complete your degree in as few as 16-24 months following the core courses shown above and the Business Analytics Concentration courses below.

M.Ed. in Elementary Education

Our college offers Master’s degrees in Elementary Education, School Leadership, Secondary Education and Special Education. We also offer a Ed. S. degree in School Leadership. There are a few certificate program areas and multiple concentrations to choose from under specific masters level program areas.

Executive MBA Global Supply Chain

Why do so many people spend so much time implementing supply chain management? Because it’s an unparalleled way to leverage your company’s competitive advantage. The fierce competition in today’s marketplace is led by advances in technology, globalization, and information availability.

Executive MBA for Healthcare Leadership

The Executive MBA for Healthcare Leadership at the University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of business is uniquely designed to fit healthcare professionals. You will learn how to apply business solutions to the complexities of the healthcare industry, while developing leadership skills and in-depth knowledge of healthcare policy initiatives.

Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership

The Executive MBA for Strategic Leadership (EMBA) at the University of Tennessee is a nationally ranked one-year program designed to provide in-depth management education for executives. Candidates are high-potential managers and executives currently in—or moving into—senior positions.The program is strongly focused on developing leadership skills, strategic thinking, and a global perspective.

Professional MBA

The University of Tennessee’s Professional MBA (PROMBA) program is a nationally ranked 16-month weekend MBA program for business professionals. Candidates have at least five years of professional work experience and live within driving distance of Knoxville, Tennessee. The program follows an intense structure centered on Saturday classes and weekly distance-learning sessions.

Master Business Administration in Physician Executive

Our one-year program is a preeminent, nationally ranked degree program exclusively for physicians seeking leadership, management, and business skills.

Master Business Administration in Aerospace & Defense

The University of Tennessee’s Aerospace & Defense MBA program helps A&D organizations—big and small, public and private—grow their best people and transform their business. Students earn an MBA in a year while continuing to work. We attract a powerful student cohort and deliver exceptional leader development through:

Master of Science in Teacher Education, Non-Licensure Track I STEM concentration

Non-licensed applicants to Track 1 will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis and must have a strong disciplinary background and professional goals, which can be fostered through participation in the non-licensure program.

Master of Science in Social Work

The MSSW program offers a comprehensive and vigorous curriculum that prepares students to address pressing individual, family, community, and societal needs through use of cutting-edge knowledge and skills. The program combines state-of the art coursework with in-depth internship experiences.

Master of Science in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering

A Master of Science degree with a major in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering is offered through an interdepartmental program. Both thesis and non-thesis options are available. See the catalog listings for the appropriate department in the College of Engineering and the Department of Statistics, Operations, and Management Science for more information about the courses offered.

Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling Program

This Master of Science Degree in Counseling is a 48-credit hour program. The Rehabilitation Counseling program is accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education, Inc.

Master of Science in Instructional Technology

UT’s online Instructional Technology master’s degree will prepare leaders in the field of Instructional Technology at the graduate level through Distance Education. Coursework will prepare students to design, develop, implement, and evaluate online learning environments.

Master of Science in Information Sciences

Distance education enables students to complete the 42 semester hours required for the Master’s of Science degree in Information Sciences through the use of contemporary, synchronous communications technologies. Regardless of location, a student can participate in a class through real-time, interactive audio by listening to a lecture, asking questions and engaging in class discussion.

Master Degree Industrial Engineering Programs, emphasizing Engineering Management

Our Master and Doctorial Industrial Engineering Programs, emphasizing Engineering Management, provides practicing engineers with an education experience balancing technical depth with leadership, project management, financial management, technology transfer, ethical and legal perspectives, team relations, organizational behavior and continuous quality improvement.

Master of Science in Environmental Engineering

CEE offers both thesis and non-thesis options for the Master of Science with a major in environmental engineering. Either option must be approved by the student’s major professor. Both options require completion of a set of core courses related to the student’s selected concentration.

Master of Science in Civil Engineering Public Works Option

National attention is being focused on the deterioration of civil engineering infrastructure, such as bridges, roads, waterlines, and public buildings. Urban areas are undergoing continual growth, requiring innovative responses to air pollution, disposal of waste products, flood control, and suburban traffic growth.

Master of Science in Educational Psychology

UT’s online Instructional Technology master’s degree will prepare leaders in the field of Instructional Technology at the graduate level through Distance Education. Coursework will prepare students to design, develop, implement, and evaluate online learning environments.

Master of Science Degree in Educational Psychology with a Concentration in Adult Education

The master of science degree in educational psychology with a concentration in Adult Education is taught through the online program we call EdPsych Online. Information on how to apply, a program brochure, and the EdPsych Online Faculty can all be found at EdPsych Online.

Master of Science degree in Agriculture & Natural Resources

The Department of Agriculture, Geosciences, and Natural Resources offers a Master of Science degree in Agriculture and Natural Resources (MSANR). The online degree program is designed to meet the growing needs of place-bound Agriculture and Natural Resources professionals.

Master of Science degree or Education Specialist degree in Educational Administration, Non-Licensure

The program of study is individually planned in consultation with the student. An internship is required for the nonlicensure track. The program is designed to offer an advanced degree in administration for students seeking work in, for example, a nonprofit organization, a grant writing position, or in a nonpublic school setting.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

The purpose of the Master’s program in nursing is to prepare leaders, managers, and practitioners who facilitate achievement of optimal health in the dynamic health care system. The program offers role preparation as nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse anesthetists or nursing administrators.

Doctorate Degree

Ed.D. Learning and Leadership

Participants will demonstrate competency in the program domains through written and oral presentation. The competency domains are Learning, Leadership, Research, Measurement, Organizational Effectiveness, Technology and Innovation, and Communication.

Doctorate of Nursing Practice

The DNP: Nursing (MSN to DNP) program at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga School of Nursing is a program of doctoral study for the nurse desiring specialty education in advanced levels of nursing practice.

Doctor of Social Work (DSW) in Clinical Practice and Leadership

The University of Tennessee College of Social Work offers a Doctor of Social Work (DSW) in Clinical Practice and Leadership that prepares graduates for advanced clinical practice and leadership. Geared toward working professionals, the DSW is an intensive accelerated program that enables students to satisfy all degree requirements in three years, without career disruption.

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The DNP program is designed for BSN or MSN prepared nurses who wish to pursue a clinical doctoral degree in Nursing. The program prepares nurses to practice at the highest level of professional practice and competence. The goal of the program is prepare expert nurses who will provide nursing care in a variety of settings.

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD)

The over-arching philosophy of our program is individualized education. Each student’s program of study is designed to foster his or her unique interests and career goals. The Faculty value community, quality, innovation,and accessibility. We have small classes and committed faculty who are engaged in nursing research and scholarly writing.

Certificate

Certificate in Clinical Research Program

A 12-credit hour online non-degree program designed to provide initial clinical research skills and training to healthcare professionals. This program is for junior faculty, fellows, other healthcare professionals and research-oriented individuals, who are not in a degree program, who seek initial training in the methods and skills to conduct clinical research.

Legal Studies Certificate

Through UT Online, the Department of Accounting, Finance, Economics and Political Science will now offer this Paralegal Studies curriculum online. While not mandatory, those completing the paralegal studies coursework may be eligible to sit for the National Association of Legal Assistants (NALA) examination.

Instructional Design and Technology

Preparing educators to teach online and integrate technology is becoming critical in today’s schools. Whether your goal is to teach online courses in a virtual classroom or better use technology as a learning tool in a traditional classroom, UT Martin’s online Instructional Design and Technology concentration is the newest option in our Master of Science in Education degree.

Geosciences Education

Do your students get excited about rocks, meteorites, dinosaurs, stars, volcanoes, oceans, tornados, or black holes? Do you want to energize your science teaching? Do you want to teach a geoscience course in your school? Would you like to be eligible to teach dual-credit courses for your high school? Then the UT Martin Online Master of Science in Education: Geoscience Education program is for you!

Online Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management

The Master of Public Administration program at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga offers the online Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management.

Certificate Program in Construction Management

With approval of the graduate program coordinator, students may take a 5000-level course in the similar area of interest to substitute one of the courses in the certificate program if the course is not offered during the period of study.

Certificate Program in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

With approval of the graduate program coordinator, students may take a 5000-level course in the similar area of interest to substitute one of the courses in the certificate program if the course is not offered during the period of study.

Certificate Program in Power Systems Management

With approval of the graduate program coordinator, students may take a 5000-level course in the similar area of interest to substitute one of the courses in the certificate program if the course is not offered during the period of study.

Certificate Program in Quality Management

The Quality Management Certificate Program emphasizes and provides technical knowledge of advanced statistical methods, design of experiments, quality control, reliability, maintainability, and availability. It includes quality control tools with SPC Expert and SQC, quality functional deployment (QFD), and total quality management (TQM).

Certificate Program in Project and Technology Management

The Project and Value Management Certificate Program emphasizes and provides technical knowledge of project management, value management, and planning tools along with engineering economy, engineering cost accounting, and systems analysis.

Fundamentals of Engineering Management Certificate

The Fundamentals of Engineering Management graduate certificate program emphasizes and provides technical knowledge of basic engineering management concepts, advanced engineering economy, project management, and quality systems management.

Graduate Certificate in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering

Students can earn a Graduate Certificate in Reliability and Maintainability Engineering (RME) by completing four graduate engineering courses (3 credits each).

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management (UTSI)

The program is designed for professionals who work in an engineering organization and are interested in improving their technical management skills and knowledge. The program consists of four graduate courses that are available through distance education.

Graduate Certificate in Educational Administration (K-12)

This 21-credit hour program is designed for students who already have a Masters or Specialist in Education degree and seek a Tennessee instructional leader’s license. An internship is required. This program does not lead to a degree but a certificate in educational administration is awarded upon completion. A

Graduate Certificate in Computational Fluid Dynamics

Through the CFD Laboratory, the UT College of Engineering has offered an internationally recognized computational engineering sciences (CES) graduate curriculum leading to MSc and PhD Engineering Science degrees.

Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistical Strategies

The 12-hour certificate is available by completing two required courses, STAT 571-STAT 572, and two electives selected from STAT 573, STAT 575, STAT 579, and STAT 585 or STAT 566 or other graduate statistics courses as approved by the Statistics Graduate Program Committee Chair.

K-12 Licensure Certificate in Educational Administration

This program does not lead to a degree but a certificate in educational administration is awarded upon completion. At the conclusion of coursework, students will be required to take the School Leaders Licensure Assessment and score above the established cut-off score to be recommended for a Tennessee instructional leader license (ILL-B).

Specialist in Education degree in Educational Administration

A Masters degree is required for entry into this program. The program is designed to align with the Tennessee Instructional Leaders Standards (TILS) and the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium Standards (ISLLC). At the conclusion of coursework, students will be required to take the School Leaders Licensure Assessment.

Nursing Honors Program

The experiences that you will gain as an honors student will launch your professional nursing career in the areas of scholarship, leadership, and research. I wish you the best in your scholarly endeavors. Please let me know if I can, in any way, help in your educational journey in the College of Nursing.

Endorsement

Occupational Licensure – Educational Psychology

Introduction to the psychology of learning, motivation and social development. Focus on the development of learning theory, psychological and environmental factors that influence learning, and the validity of various learning paradigms.

Occupational Licensure – Technology Integration

This course provides familiarization with the microcomputer as pertains to the learner. Familiarity with commonly used computer terminology, development of an awareness of different types of software, ability to determine what constitutes good quality software, and development of an awareness of Internet skills as a tool in the classroom.

Occupational Licensure – Diagnosis and Evaluation

Designed to develop skills in selecting, constructing, administering and interpreting instruments appropriate for assessing differing needs and achievement of children and youth.

Occupational Licensure-Students with Exceptionalities

An introductory course designed to provide an overview of the field of special education. Principles, characteristics, programs, special needs, legal requirements, and instructional strategies related to the education of handicapped students.

Occupational Licensure-Effective Instructional Strategies and Managing the Environment

Workshop on selected topics. No more than nine hours of workshop credit may be applied to an undergraduate degree in education.

Reading Endorsement

The coursework is designed to give individuals the necessary content to add on the Reading Specialist K-12 endorsement once all required Praxis exams are passed. Additionally, three years of successful experience as a licensed teacher are required for licensure upon completion of the concentration hours.

Special Education Endorsement

The courses required for your special education endorsement or concentration will be decided after transcript evaluation and in consultation with special education faculty.

Gifted and Talented Education Endorsement

Gifted and talented students present special challenges for educators. Led by expert instructor Genevieve Felts-Meyer, these five courses can lead to a Gifted endorsement for your current teaching license.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

As our population becomes more diverse, our classrooms present new challenges, including working with learners whose primary language is not English. Our 9 hour, 100% online course of study for the endorsement is designed to empower teachers to work effectively with all students.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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Illinois Institute of Technology

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The Illinois Institute of Technology, a private university in Chicago, provides a variety of options for students interested in the sciences. IIT offers a wide range of engineering degree programs, as well as degrees in architecture, political science and more.

Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor of Industrial Technology and Management

The Bachelor of Industrial Technology and Management (BINTM) is a completion program for working individuals who have technical training in manufacturing or industrial specialties. The program enables students to build upon existing skills, improve technical and managerial capabilities, and thereby expand their career opportunities to include management positions.

Master’s Degree

Master of Food Science Engineering

The Department of Food Science and Nutrition offers all of its classes (with one exception) online through streaming video, and through the Blackboard Learning Management System. The one exception is Food Microbiology Laboratory, that is offered at Moffett Campus on the Weekends.

Master of Engineering in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

These programs are designed to produce well-trained professionals and are aimed at broadening student potential, enhancing technical versatility and, in some instances, providing the opportunity for changes in career path. The Master of Engineering programs are course-only, professionally oriented degree programs and require a minimum of 30 credit hours.

Master of Health Physics

IIT’s non-thesis master’s degree can be completed in less than three years of part-time online study with just one short on-site instrumentation course. Students study with well-known members of the health physics community, follow a curriculum designed by SY Chen, PhD, CHP, and take courses reviewed by a nationally recognized board of advisors.

Master of Industrial Technology and Operations

The Master of Industrial Technology and Operations (MITO) is a professional degree for individuals who plan to make their careers in industry. The MITO program provides up-to-date information on current technologies and modern management approaches used in world-class industrial companies. The curriculum prepares students to move into management, supervisory and staff positions in industry.

Master of VLSI and Microelectronics

The purpose of this degree program is to prepare students for leading edge positions in industry in the areas of VLSI and microelectronics. The Professional Master of VLSI and Microelectronics is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice.

Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering

The Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering (M.T.S.E.) is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in telecommunications and information technologies. The program, jointly offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and Department of Computer Science (CS), can be completed in one year of full-time study.

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering

The purpose of this degree is to prepare students for advanced study and/or research and industry in the field of electrical engineering. The Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (M.S.E.E.) is a degree program combining breadth across several areas of study within electrical engineering and specialization within one area.

Master of Science in Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering

The purpose of the Master of Science in Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering (M.S.CP.E./E.E.) is to prepare students for advanced study and/or research, or for industry in the field of both computer and electrical engineering. The M.S.CP.E./E.E. program provides for a strong foundation in all aspects of the design and development of computer systems.

Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering (MTSE-CS)

The Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering (MTSE-CS) is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in telecommunications and information technologies. The program, jointly offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and the Department of Computer Science (CS), can be completed in 1.5 years of full-time study.

Master of Power Engineering

The purpose of this degree program is to prepare students for leading edge positions in industry in the areas of electric power, power electronics, motor drives, and electric machines. The Professional Master of Power Engineering is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in power engineering.

Master of Network Engineering

The Master of Network Engineering (M.N.E.) is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in network engineering and information technologies. The program offered by the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) can be completed in one year of full-time study.

Master of Electrical and Computer Engineering

The purpose of this degree is to prepare students for leading edge positions in industry in the field of electrical and computer engineering. The Master of Electrical and Computer Engineering (M.E.C.E.) is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in electrical and computer engineering. The program can be completed in one year of full-time study.

Master of Biomedical Imaging and Signals

The purpose of this degree program is to prepare students for leading edge positions in industry in the areas of biomedical imaging and signal processing. The Professional Master of Biomedical Imaging and Signals is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice

Master of Science in Computer Science/Master of Chemical Engineering (MSCS / MCE)

The dual-degree graduate program in Computer Science and Chemical Engineering addresses the growing need for process engineers with expertise in computational modeling and simulation of chemical processes. Similarly, the program provides strong engineering background that is required today in many areas of computer science.

Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering (MTSE-CS)

The Master of Telecommunications and Software Engineering (MTSE-CS) is a course-only degree program that prepares students for professional practice in telecommunications and information technologies.

Master of Data Science

Amassing huge quantities of data and applying statistical analysis can easily lead to meaningless, if not misleading, results. Powerful computers and sophisticated statistical algorithms can process data to find patterns and trends, but they cannot, by themselves, explain the data and predict in a way that makes sense.

Master of Computer Science with a Specialization in Software Engineering

This program is designed to provide an in-depth knowledge of theory and practices in software engineering, including hands-on experience in software design, development and maintenance.

Master of Computer Science with a Specialization in Database Systems

This program (formerly known as the Master of Computer Science with a Specialization in Information Systems) is designed to provide an in-depth knowledge of the principles of the design and development of database systems.

Master of Computer Science with a Specialization in Networking and Communications

This program (formerly known as the Master of Computer Science with a Specialization in Computer Networking and Telecommunications) is designed to provide an in-depth knowledge of theory and practices in networking and communications.

Master of Computer Science (MCS)

The MCS program provides a conceptual and practical education in computer science by combining a broad core curriculum with user-selected areas of study. MCS coursework can include CS Professional courses. Students in the MCS program can choose to do a Master’s Project (but not a Master’s Thesis) or coursework-only. There is no master’s comprehensive exam.

Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS)

The Master of Science in Computer Science (MSCS) is designed to prepare students for a Ph.D. program or a research/development career in industry in the field of Computer Science. Students in the MSCS program can choose to do a Master’s Thesis, Master’s Project, or coursework-only.

Master of Environmental Engineering

The Master of Environmental Engineering degree program is specifically designed to provide advanced professional preparation in specialized areas of environmental engineering practice.

Master of Chemistry in Materials Chemistry with a Concentration in Inorganic, Organic, or Polymeric Materials

The professional master’s program in materials chemistry is a part-time program designed for scientists who wish to broaden their background in synthesis, characterization, and properties of materials and chemical systems.

Master of Chemistry in Analytical Chemistry

The Master of Analytical Chemistry is a non-thesis master’s degree designed for professionals interested in pursuing their graduate education in chemistry with a focus on the applications for business and industry, education, government, and the military.

Master of Biological Engineering

The objective of this degree program is to prepare students for professional practice in any field of engineering involving heavy emphasis on biological processes, and to provide a foundation in the fundamental knowledge of biological engineering.

Master of Chemical Engineering

The objective of this degree program is to prepare students for professional practice in the field of chemical engineering, and to provide a foundation in the fundamental knowledge of chemical engineering.

Master of Science in Biology with Specialization in Applied Life Sciences

The global life sciences industry has grown because of the aging population, increase in diseases like Alzheimer’s and diabetes, and other factors. It is an exciting time to be in biology, with opportunity for people who want to be on the front lines of new drug discovery, technological innovation, and other advances, and make a difference in peoples’ lives.

Certificate

Professional Engineering (FE & PE) Review

IIT is a leader in Professional Engineering Review courses, helping engineers to pass the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and the Professional Engineer (PE) exam in order to obtain their Professional Engineer license. We offer classes both LIVE and/or ONLINE for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and the Professional Engineering (PE) civil, mechanical, chemical, electrical and general.

Radiological Physics Certificate

The certificate program is intended for students who wish to refresh their knowledge of specific topics in health physics. The certificate program is also available for those who wish to take courses for Continuing Education Credit (CEC) from the American Academy of Health Physics or in preparation for the initial certification for the American Board of Radiology qualifying examination.

Graduate Certificate in Product Quality and Reliability Assurance

Students should have a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field of study when applying as a certificate student. If the bachelor’s degree was completed at an institution outside the United States, and the language of instruction was not English, students may be asked to submit a TOEFL score.

Graduate Certificate in Computer Integrated Design and Manufacturing

Students should have a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field of study when applying as a certificate student. If the bachelor’s degree was completed at an institution outside the United States, and the language of instruction was not English, students may be asked to submit a TOEFL score.

Career-Focused Graduate Certificates

Illinois Institute of Technology’s Department of Information Technology and Management offers graduate certificate programs that are available to domestic and international students who have earned an undergraduate/bachelor’s degree from an accredited university. It is helpful, but not required, that your undergraduate degree is in information technology or a computer related field.

Career-Focused Graduate Information Technology and Management Specializations and a General Course of Study

With 11 specializations that target specific careers, and more than 65 courses, this degree offers unparalleled breadth and depth. The graduate degrees are available to domestic and international students who have earned an undergraduate/bachelor’s degree. It is helpful, but not required, that the undergraduate degree is in information technology or a computing field.

Industrial Technology and Management Certificate

The Industrial Technology and Management Certificate is appropriate for individuals from a variety of backgrounds who need a better understanding of industrial operations to perform their current jobs and qualify for promotions. For those who already have a bachelor’s degree, the certificate provides a focused introduction to industry and operations management.

Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications Engineering

For communications engineers who want a focused program providing state-of-the-art instruction in the growing field of wireless communications, this program offers fundamental coursework in traditional telecommunications system design as well as computer communication networks.

Graduate Certificate in Signal Processing

Those seeking expertise in the areas of signal and image processing should take this program, which offers a wide range of advanced courses in the areas of digital signal processing, data compression, image and speech processing, and pattern recognition.

Graduate Certificate in Power Engineering

This program provides power engineers with a solid foundation in the design and analysis of large-scale power systems and state-of-the-art power conversion systems, including power systems control, power electronics, motor drives, design of fault-tolerant systems, power markets, and fundamentals of power system operation and planning.

Graduate Certificate in Control Systems

Engineers who deal with the control and optimization of systems will benefit from the focused coursework in this program, providing intensive studies in linear and non-linear systems, optimized control, controllability and stability of systems, and analysis and synthesis of control systems.

Graduate Certificate in Computer Engineering

Graduates of this program gain proficiency in one of several areas, including VLSI design, computer networks, computer hardware and software design. A maximum of one 400-level course may be taken, including ECE 429 if selected as a required course.

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Electronics

This program is composed entirely of elective courses and provides advanced study in electronic design and device theory for those who wish to enhance their analog and digital design skills, while increasing their knowledge of the underlying device physics. A maximum of two 400-level courses may be taken.

Certificate in Software Engineering

This program is for individuals with experience in computer science who want to increase their knowledge and skills in software engineering in a relatively short period of time.

Certificate in Networking and Communications

This program (formerly known as the Graduate Certificate in Computer Networking and Telecommunications) is designed for individuals with experience in computer science who want to increase their knowledge and skills in computer networking and telecommunications in a relatively short period of time.

Certificate in Information Security and Assurance

Information security, privacy, and information assurance are of prime importance in modern computer systems where data can be accessed from nearly everywhere. The Certificate in Information Security and Assurance is intended for students interested in aspects of security and assurance in modern e-commerce applications.

Certificate in Distributed and Cloud Computing

The Certificate in Distributed and Cloud Computing is intended for students who are interested to learn about distributed systems and how they are applied to real world problems, as well as how emerging cloud computing technologies can be used to implement some of the worlds most popular services and applications.

Certificate in Database Systems

This program (formerly known as the Graduate Certificate in Information Systems) is for individuals with experience in computer science who want to increase their knowledge and skills in database systems in relatively short period of time.

Certificate in Data Analytics

Intelligent analysis of large amounts of data is a crucial component in numerous business applications and a crucial component in supporting business decisions. The Certificate in Data Analytics is intended for students interested in learning how to discover patterns in large amounts of data in information systems and how to use these to draw conclusions.

Certificate in Cyber-Physical Systems

Embedded controllers with integrated sensors and networking abilities are abundant and offer numerous opportunities for modern computing applications. The Certificate in Cyber-Physical Systems is intended for students who are interested in learning how to work with such systems and utilize them for real-world applications.

Certificate in Computational Intelligence

The Certificate in Computational Intelligence is intended for students who are interested in ways in which computers may learn and adapt based on data so as to solve complex problems in various areas of computer science.

Graduate Certificate in Waste and Wastewater Treatment

The Water and Wastewater Treatment certificate program provides an introduction to the biological and physical/chemical processes used in water and wastewater treatment, and the design of water and wastewater treatment processes.

Graduate Certificate in Indoor Air Quality

The Indoor Air Quality certificate program coveres sick building syndrome, the causes of indoor air pollution, and investigative and diagnostic techniques used in controlling indoor air quality.

Graduate Certificate in Hazardous Waste Engineering

The Hazardous Waste Engineering certificate provides an introduction to the characterization of hazardous waste sites, common and innovative remediation techniques, and current issues in hazardous waste engineering.

Regulatory Science Certificate

The objective of this certificate program is to train working professionals in the area of U.S. regulatory requirements. Many life science industries, both in the United States and abroad, are subject to US regulations, especially in the fields of big pharma, food manufacturing, and biotechnology.

Chromatography Certificate

The Chromatography Certificate program provides the fundamentals of separation science theory and concepts of separation science and their applications in solving analytical problems. Students also receive an introduction to the operating principles and applications of state-of-the-art LC/GC instrumentation and analysis.

Analytical Spectroscopy Certificate

Students will learn theories spectroscopic transitions and applications in structural elucidations and quantitative analysis. Topics include ultraviolet/visible, infrared, Raman and nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, mass spectroscopy, atomic absorption spectroscopy, atomic and flame emission spectroscopy, chemiluminescence, fluorescence, phosphorescence, light scattering and refractometry.

Analytical Methods Development Certificate

The Analytical Methods Development Certificate Program will provide you with knowledge of techniques and devices for sampling in diverse media. Isolation, concentration, and fractionation of analytes and classes of analytes as well as methods in complex matrices with an emphasis on methods development and validation are discussed.

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Iowa State University

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Iowa State University is a public institution that was founded in 1858. The school has 31.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Iowa State University is 19:1.

Bachelor’s Degree

Swine Science Online Certificate Program

Swine Science Online is the first ever online undergraduate program in swine science. Swine Science Online offers education and training of future pork professionals to benefit the pork industry by inspiring a career interest through academic training and application.

Bachelor of Liberal Studies

The Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) is a general studies degree in the liberal arts. It provides the flexibility to choose courses based on interests and goals. Students complete coursework in three areas of distribution; these areas may be focused in a single discipline or diversified over several disciplines.

Master’s Degree

Master of Family and Consumer Sciences degree in Human Development and Family Studies

The Master of Family and Consumer Sciences degree specialization track in Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) provides students with the opportunity to enhance their background knowledge and skills for working with children and families.

Systems Engineering Master’s Degree

The Systems Engineering Program focuses on developing an individual’s analytical skills to design, evaluate, and build modern complex engineered systems. Engineers who can conceptualize, model, and integrate hardware, software, data, and humans are critical in technology driven multi-disciplinary design teams.

Master of Science in Statistics

The Department of Statistics offers courses and the Master of Science in Statistics degree online. The typical load for a student is one course per semester so it takes about five years to finish an MSS degree. Students who already have an MS in Statistics might take some of our elective courses as part of their continuing education.

Master of School Mathematics

Iowa State University’s Master of School Mathematics (MSM) is designed for current secondary mathematics teachers. The degree program is built on three objectives.

Master of Science in Seed Technology and Business

If you are a professional working in the seed sector and would like to advance your career, the Master of Science in Seed Technology and Business (STB) can help you achieve your goals.

Master of Science in Plant Breeding

Professionals who would like to advance their careers now have access to the world renowned plant breeding program at Iowa State University without becoming a resident on-campus student. The Master of Science in Plant Breeding offers a rigorous, integrated curriculum taught by plant breeding faculty within the Department of Agronomy.

Mechanical Engineering Master’s Degree

The graduate program in Mechanical Engineering is based on the research and education provided by the individual M E faculty. The degree requirements include a specified number of course credits; however, there are no requirements on the specific courses that are to be taken.

Information Assurance Master’s Degree

Students may join the program at the beginning of any semester and may take graduate courses in any order at a pace that suits their needs. Classes are delivered online via digital streaming video. Students may choose the day, time, and location to observe the class lectures allowing for maximum flexibility.

Industrial Engineering Master’s Degree

The Master of Engineering in Industrial Engineering offers advanced training in topics that are vital to the well-being of US industry: quality, productivity, efficiency. Our program focuses on topics of engineering management, operations research, manufacturing processes, human factors, and enterprise computing.Admission Requirements.

Human Computer Interaction Master’s of Science Degree

The HCI Graduate program promotes a flexible curriculum that encourages students to develop a program of study specific to their interests. With only three core courses and a capstone course for the MS, the program leaves room for students to take electives from a multitude of disciplines to enhance their education.

Master of Family and Consumer Sciences – Youth Development

The Master of Family and Consumer Sciences with Youth Development specialization is the only online degree available focusing solely on the skills to serve today’s young people. Students become immersed in a strengths-based curriculum and learn a methodology that supports youth, enabling them to grow socially, emotionally, and cognitively.

Masters of Family and Consumer Sciences – Gerontology

Gerontology offers challenging and rewarding careers in an area that is growing rapidly, that needs people with a broad range of skills, and that will improve people’s lives.

Master of Family and Consumer Sciences – Family Financial Planning

Financial services is a rapidly growing industry in need of rising leaders. Individuals who can help successfully manage wealth now and for the future are in high demand.

Masters in Family Consumer Sciences – Dietetics

Dietetics is one of the most dynamic and versatile of the health-related professions. The 36-credit online Master of Family and Consumer Sciences with Dietetics specialization prepares Registered Dietitians to practice at an advanced level or to pursue doctoral study.

Masters in Family Consumer Sciences – Comprehensive

The online Masters in Family Consumer Sciences – Comprehensive degree covers a variety of family and consumer sciences subject matter. Students have the flexibility to design a program of study that best meets their professional goals in the following concentration areas.

Engineering Management Master’s Degree

The Engineering Management Program focuses on developing an individual’s engineering, science and management skills so they can succeed in a technology driven environment. There is a growing need for engineers that can build multi-disciplinary design teams, then lead those teams to solve technical and business challenges.

Electrical Engineering Master’s Degree

With the rapidly changing technological landscape in engineering industries, an advanced degree or certificate is becoming increasingly necessary. Iowa State University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECpE) offers two master’s degree options in electrical engineering, offered 100 percent online, to help you advance your knowledge and career.

Master of Education Program

The Master of Education in Curriculum and Instructional Technology online program is designed for teachers and other educators to engage in professional development in their knowledge of subject matter, teaching, and technology by incorporating contemporary tools and resources.

Computer Engineering Master’s Degree

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering(ECpE) offers a Masters Degree in Computer Engineering 100% online. A typical schedule includes one class a semester, allowing students to finish their degree in 5 years.

Community Development Masters Program

The Community Development degree is a 37 credit hour program. All students complete 16 hours of core courses with 21 additional hours of electives and the component course.

Master of Education (M.Ed.) Community College

The School of Education offers both a Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree and a Master of Science (M.S.) online degree in Higher Education with an emphasis in community colleges. The M.Ed. degree and the M.S. degree are designed to prepare mid-career faculty, staff, and administrators for positions in community colleges.

Masters Degree Program in Civil Engineering with an Emphasis in Construction Engineering and Management

Iowa State University’s 100% online Construction Engineering and Management Masters Degree provides a unique blend of technical and managerial education that will help you solve problems and compete in the ever-changing construction environment.

Master of Business Analytics

The Master of Business Analytics is an interdisciplinary graduate program that addresses the challenges of dealing with data analytics and business intelligence in the “Big Data” environment. It was developed to meet the needs of today’s businesses and organizations facing intense global competition and constant technological disruptions.

Master of Science in Agronomy

The Master of Science Agronomy is a professional degree program designed for individuals working in industry, government, or education. The degree ensures you have an advanced knowledge of agronomic systems and superior problem-solving skills.

Master of Science in Agricultural Education

The Masters of Science in Agricultural Education (online) is a program that can be completed entirely at a distance as there are no required on-campus courses or meetings. The program is designed for agriculture teachers in secondary and post-secondary settings, extension professionals, educators in public and private settings, and agricultural communicators.

Aerospace Engineering Master’s Degree

The graduate program in Aerospace Engineering is based on the research and education provided by the individual faculty. The degree requirements include a specified number of course credits; however, there are no requirements on the specific courses that are to be taken.

Doctorate Degree

Hospitality Management Distance Doctor of Philosophy

Students must participate in the DDP program for 2 consecutive summer sessions on campus (3 weeks each) and enroll in courses delivered via the web during fall and spring semesters. Students completing requirements of the program will earn a Ph.D. in Foodservice and Lodging Management.

Apparel, Merchandising, and Design Distance Doctor of Philosophy

ISU offers a distance (hybrid) Ph.D. in Apparel, Merchandising, and Design for working professionals. In the distance Doctor of Philosophy program, award-winning ISU faculty prepare you to succeed as a professional in industry, museums, or academia. This hybrid distance program features one or two short on-campus summer coursework sessions (that help meet the residency requirement).

Certificate

Systems Engineering Graduate Certificate

The program provides focused learning opportunities for systems engineers, design engineers, lead engineers, software systems engineers, project managers, and others seeking to increase their professional knowledge and advance their careers.

Software Systems Graduate Certificate

Advanced knowledge in software concepts is essential for building complex information technology (IT) applications. Our graduate certificate program in Software Systems serves the continuing education role for professionals in the rapidly evolving area of software engineering.

Power Systems Engineering Graduate Certificate

Upon completion of the certificate program of study, power engineering specialists will be proficient in theory, modeling, and tools necessary to perform power system engineering tasks related to planning and operating electric power generation, transmission, and distribution systems, together with related public policy.

Nondestructive Evaluation Graduate Certificate

The program aims to train professionals working in numerous industrial sectors that rely on NDE for safe and efficient operation and include, but are not limited to, manufacturing, transport and power engineering.

Information Assurance Graduate Certificate

To increase technology proficiency and policy issues critical to the security of information infrastructure, Iowa State faculty developed a graduate certificate program for those who have a bachelor of science in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field

Human Computer Interaction Graduate Certificate

Computers are becoming an increasingly integral part of our everyday lives. The dominance of the desktop computer is fading and quickly being replaced by personal and ubiquitous computing devices including laptop computers, personal digital assistants, digital music players, and intelligent cell phones.

Environmental Systems Graduate Certificate

Environmental professionals develop and implement regulations and policies to protect the environment, manage wastes, recover byproducts, and enhance human, animal, and plant health.

Environmental Engineering Graduate Certificate

Environmental engineers provide safe, palatable and ample water supply; proper disposal of waste and wastewaters; manage solid and hazardous waste; provide adequate drainage of urban and rural areas for sanitation; and control water quality, soil contamination, and air pollution.

Energy Systems Engineering Graduate Certificate

The Department of Mechanical Engineering, in partnership with Engineering-LAS Online Learning is introducing a new online graduate certificate in Energy Systems Engineering. In this 12 credit program, students take two core courses online and choose two electives from a variety of online courses.

Embedded Systems Graduate Certificate

Our graduate certificate program in Embedded Systems serves the continuing education role for professionals in the rapidly evolving area of embedded systems. Our certificate program is designed to provide students with sufficient knowledge and skills in embedded systems design.

Construction Management Graduate Certificate

Iowa State University’s 100% online Construction Management certificate will enable the student to professionally and independently manage construction projects. This program will consist of a 12-credit sequence of graduate courses.

Computer Networking Graduate Certificate

Our Computer Networking Certificate Program provides students with advanced knowledge and skills in computer networking that large information technology companies desire.

Biorenewable Resources and Technology Graduate Certificate

Through a series of twelve credit hours of graduate coursework, the Biorenewable Resources and Technology certificate will offer students from a wide variety of science and engineering backgrounds an exposure to advanced study in the use of plant- and crop-based resources for the production of biobased products, including fuels, chemicals, materials, and energy.

Advanced Manufacturing Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing provides students who have strong science, technology, mathematics and/or engineering backgrounds with additional graduate education in advanced manufacturing to address this important local and national need.

Graduate Certificate in Veterinary Preventive Medicine

Veterinary Preventive Medicine is a very diverse area. Students in the program are able to include courses in areas of animal welfare, diagnostics, food safety, evidence-based medicine, surgery, pathology, microbiology, epidemiology, public health, statistics and production medicine.

Literacy Coaching Certificate

Our Literacy Coaching Certificate is an online program designed to prepare eligible classroom teachers, instructional leaders, and other school personnel to serve in literacy leadership roles with the goal of improving teacher practices and student achievement in diverse Pre K-12 school settings.

Youth Development Specialist Graduate Certificate

This certificate provides graduate students the ability to systematically acquire knowledge, skills, and training in best practices related to youth development. This certificate focuses on developmental issues of youth from a positive developmental framework. It is meant to provide service providers with an understanding of the developmental tasks and contemporary issues of youth.

Masters of Family and Consumer Sciences Graduate Certificate with Gerontology

The Masters of Family and Consumer Sciences graduate certificate with Gerontology specialization is a 15-credit subset of the degree program offered online.

Master of Family and Consumer Sciences with Family Financial Planning (FFP) Graduate Certificate

Financial services is a rapidly growing industry in need of rising leaders. Individuals who can help successfully manage wealth now and for the future are in high demand. FFP certificate. Master of Family and Consumer Sciences with Family Financial Planning (FFP) specialization graduate certificate program: 18 credits

Food Safety and Defense Graduate Certificate

The distance education Food Safety and Security certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants. In an era of terrorism and global food systems, effective control of foodborne hazards requires advanced education.

Seed Business Management Graduate Certificate Program

If you need to know how to serve seed and agricultural biotechnology businesses and regulatory agencies, as well as their customers and stakeholders, the Seed Business Management Graduate Certificate Program is for you. This certificate program offers graduate level study in management and leadership.

Seed Science and Technology Certificate Program

If you want to understand the technical side of the seed industry so you can better apply your current knowledge, skills, and experience, the Seed Science and Technology Graduate Certificate is designed especially for you. The program offers graduate level study in science and technology used in the seed industry.

Occupational Safety Certificate Program

Other professionals that have discovered their career path leading them to have more of a focus on occupational safety without the benefit of formal educational training in safety will benefit. This certificate program will prepare professionals, regardless of discipline, to effectively meet expected occupational safety responsibilities.

Community College Teaching Certificate

The Community College Teaching Certificate program is ideal for those with current degrees (such as those currently in business or science professions) who want to transition to teaching at a community college.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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Located about an hour away from both Cincinnati and the Ohio state capital of Columbus, the University of Dayton is a private school that encourages its students to practice their Catholic faith on campus. Students can also get involved in more than 200 organizations, the campus radio and television stations, and Division I varsity sports.

Master’s Degree

Master of Science in Renewable and Clean Energy (RCL)

The program of study leading to the Master of Science in Renewable and Clean Energy engineering degree, developed by the student in conjunction with her/his advisor, must include a minimum of 30 semester hours.

Master of Science in Management Science

The management scientist is the manager or staff specialist who is trained in the quantitative methodologies of operations research, systems analysis, and the decision sciences. Graduates must be proficient in problem solving and decision-making, system modeling and optimization and the application of probability and statistical theory to management problems.

Master of Science in Engineering Management

The program of study leading to the Master of Science in Engineering Management is designed to prepare engineers and aspiring engineers for leadership roles in engineering activities in industry, government, business and the military.

Master of Science in Leadership in Educational Systems M.S.E.

Earn a Master of Science in Education with a major in Leadership in Educational Systems and prepare for advancement in your career. The degree is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of the United States system of education and to develop skills to lead educational systems. This program features an interdisciplinary approach.

Master of Science in Educational Leadership with a Catholic School Leadership Concentration (M.S.E.)

Educate your students in an environment that allows them to excel academically and grow spiritually. The department of educational leadership prepares you to achieve your goals by offering a master’s degree in educational leadership with a Catholic school concentration.

Master of Science in Educational Leadership (M.S.E.)

Earn your Master of Science degree in Educational Leadership and prepare for advancement in your career. Gain insight into the most pressing issues that face us today in the educational community — from school law and finance to leadership in diverse communities. You’ll cover all of the essential areas of knowledge to succeed in today’s educational climate.

Master of Science in Transdisciplinary Early Childhood Education (M.S.E.)

The importance of the early years has become evident, and new opportunities have emerged for well trained early childhood professionals. The transdisciplinary early childhood education program brings professionals from a variety of disciplines together to share information and develop expertise that benefits young children.

Master of Science in Technology Enhanced Learning (M.S.E.)

Technology pervades your students’ lives in every grade. Use this technology to your benefit by integrating it into your classroom in the most effective ways. Our concentration prepares you to integrate technology into your own teaching and to assist other professionals in their schools — making you an invaluable asset for your school community.

Master of Science in Teacher as Leader (M.S.E.)

The concentration in Teacher as Leader prepares you for leadership roles such as becoming a mentor teacher, the leader of a curriculum committee or an instructional leader. Specialty areas are available including the following: leadership, literacy, special education and technology.

Master of Science in Music Education (M.S.E.)

Advance your career and your knowledge in our 30-hour master’s program specifically designed for the licensed music teacher. Online course delivery and flexible curriculum can be tailored to your needs through careful and personal advising.

Master of Science in Literacy (M.S.E.)

The Literacy (M.S.E.) degree prepares professional educators to assume leadership roles related to literacy, primarily in school settings. The curriculum addresses the most recent research, theory and policy related to literacy as well as in-depth study of accomplished instructional practice.

Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Education Studies (M.S.E.)

Chart your own path to success. The concentration in interdisciplinary educational studies enables you to pursue additional study in a discipline or content area chosen by you to achieve your professional and scholarly goals. Our graduate program provides you an open environment to pursue your specific goals as a practicing educator.

Master of Science in Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy (M.S.E.)

The graduate Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy program is designed for experienced early childhood professionals who wish to advance the knowledge and skills required to be effective leaders and advocates in the field of early care and education.

Bachelor of Science in Education in Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy

Enhance your career — and your education — with the University of Dayton Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy degree. This part-time, web-based undergraduate program is designed for experienced early childhood professionals who wish to continue their current career while pursuing their B.S.E.

Doctorate Degree

Doctorate of Science in Educational Leadership (Ed.S.)

Continue to build your career with a post-master’s specialist degree from the University of Dayton. The Department of Educational Administration prepares scholar-practitioners dedicated to building learning communities through critical reflection.

Course

The Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation (VLCFF)

A comprehensive listing of the courses currently being offered. Unless otherwise noted, courses are each 5 (five) weeks in duration. It is recommended that students only take 1 (one) course per cycle. Check the course calendar for individual offering dates. All course requirements must be completed by the Monday following the last scheduled day of class.

Certificate

Certificate in Special Needs

This certificate program is designed for adults in schools, parishes, or dioceses who are already teaching and ministering in special needs, or preparing to embark on such a ministry.

Certificate in Youth Ministry

This Certificate is designed for adults in parish youth ministry wishing to develop skills for effectively engaging young people in parish settings.

Certificate in Foundations for Leadership in Ministry

Audience: Current ministerial leaders who have never had systematic training for leadership, Potential ministerial leaders with pastoral experience who desire to move into leadership positions, Pastoral leaders who desire to update themselves with contemporary pastoral leadership training.

Certificate in Marianist Studies

Audience: Members of Marianist Lay Communities and Lay Marianist in Formation, Directors, Board Members, and Employees of Marianist Institutions, Marianist Sisters, Brothers, Priests, novices, and aspirants, MEAs, Marianist Educators, Spiritual Accompaniment Program members.

Certificate in Social Justice

Audience:
Certified catechists
Catholic School educators
Persons working in Social Justice offices in dioceses and parishes
Anyone working in Social Justice ministry

Certificate in Adult Formation Leadership

This certificate program is designed for adults in parish or diocesan ministry wishing to design, implement and facilitate adult learning and faith formation for all adults as Adult Faith Formation leaders/coordinators/catechists/facilitators in parishes or dioceses.

Certificate in Catechesis

Audience:
Volunteer catechists
Catholic school religion teachers
Others whose ministry would be enriched by formal certification in this field.

Certificate in Design of Experiments (DEX)

This certificate is offered to those technical professionals in the engineering and scientific community to furnish them with efficient techniques to solve challenging problems in key processes and product quality experimentation and design.

Certificate in Systems Engineering (SYE)

Systems engineering is an interdisciplinary approach and means to enable the realization of successful systems. It focuses on defining customer needs and required functionality early in the development cycle, documenting requirements, and then proceeding with design synthesis and system validation while considering the system as a whole.

Certificate in Six Sigma (SXS)

The Certificate in Six Sigma is designed to offer practicing engineers and other technically-educated professionals the opportunity to master Six Sigma concepts by studying their theoretical roots and conceptual foundations through coursework at the graduate level.

Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy Certificate

The Early Childhood Leadership and Advocacy Certificate is designed for experienced early childhood professionals, such as program administrators, supervisors, teacher leaders and other professionals who work with and advocate for young children and their families. This program prepares candidates with the knowledge and skills required to be effective leaders and advocates.

Superintendent (Licensure )

Students may earn a superintendent license by completing both the UD Master of Science Degree in Educational Leadership and the Principal Licensure, or their approved equivalent, plus the 12 additional semester hours of designated coursework.

Principal (Licensure)

Students may earn a Principal license by completing the University of Dayton Master of Science in Education and Health Sciences Degree in Educational Leadership, or its approved equivalent; successfully completing the 12 semester hours of designated Principal license coursework and providing evidence of two years of successful teaching experience under a standard teaching credential.

Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development (Licensure)

The Department of Educational Administration is committed to the preparation of scholar-practitioners who are dedicated to building learning communities through critical reflection. To this end, we offer a licensure program in curriculum, instruction and professional development.

Instructional Leadership in Catholic Schools Certificate

The certificate program will provide students with needed skills and knowledge to fulfill the role of an “instructional coach.” Course content included in the program will provide students with the skills, abilities and dispositions to effectively work with peers in order to improve instruction.

Endorsement

Reading Endorsement

Applicants must have attained an undergraduate cumulative grade-point average of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Applicants who have less than a 2.75 cumulative GPA may be admitted if they achieve a raw score of 40 or higher or a scaled score of 396 or higher on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or scaled scores of 149 or higher on the verbal ability and 4.0 or higher on the analytical writing.

Computer Technology Teaching Endorsement

The Computer Technology Endorsement from the State of Ohio allows you to competently integrate technology in your classroom and teach computer classes in applications such as word processing and spreadsheets.