Graduate Certificate in Human Development and Learning
Ball State University

Program Details

An online human services degree can give working professionals better insight into human development, motivation, and learning. This Graduate Certificate from Ball State University can help advance your career in fields such as education, healthcare, criminal justice, social work, and more. Human Development and Learning coursework teaches students how to best serve clients, patients, and students. Courses from this program can also be used towards a master’s degree in Educational Psychology.

Classes discuss topics such as:

  • Educational psychology
  • Human learning
  • Achievement motivation
  • Development of children, adolescents, and adults


  • GRE
  • 2.75 GPA
  • CV or Resume 
  • Two references
  • Official transcripts
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Intent
  • A bachelor degree is required

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission