Post-Graduate Certificate in Advanced Graduate Study
American College of Education

Program Details

American College of Education offers the online Post-Graduate Certificate in Advanced Graduate Study (CAGS). This certificate is structured for those seeking to enhance graduate-level skills through a student-designed program of study. It offers a range of selected courses tailored to align to personal and professional goals.

Students can specialize in the following:

  • Interdisciplinary Educational Studies
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Leadership

Credits earned in the CAGS program are transferable to the Ed.S. or Ed.D. in Leadership programs at American College of Education.


  • Master's or doctoral degree
  • A minimum of master's degree required for doctoral level certificate
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 cumulative (4.0 Scale) for full admission
  • Official transcripts from a regionally accredited institution

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission