Graduate Certificate in Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse Students
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Teaching Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Students helps teachers and administrators hope to improve PreK-12 education for their culturally and linguistically diverse students.  The purpose of the certificate is to develop the capacity of teachers and administrators to provide high quality instructional experiences for diverse learners.  The majority of course content will be centered around a menu of readings and assignments that allow teachers and administrators to select those that are most germane to their local and personal teaching context.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Possess or be eligible for a Georgia Induction or Professional Certificate or the equivalent, or possess or be eligible for a Georgia Certificate of Eligibility for an Induction Certificate
  • Cumulative 2.75 (4.0 scale) GPA or higher in undergraduate work
  • Statement of purpose
  • Disclosure and Affirmation statements
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges