Graduate Certificate in Response to Intervention
East Tennessee State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Response to Intervention (RTI) prepares educators to provide early and effective multi-tiered assistance to students who require additional support to succeed in the classroom.  The curriculum covers RTI policy and structure, diagnostic and remedial tools and procedures, and evidence-based practices in reading, math, and behavior.  This certificate is a specialized credential on its own, but it may also be used toward graduate level coursework in pursuit of a Master of Education degree.


  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Statement of intent
  • Relative PRAXIS exams with passing scores
  • Valid teaching license

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges