Teaching Assistant Certificate
Herkimer County Community College

Program Details

The online Teaching Assistant Certificate program from Herkimer County Community College is designed to prepare students to work as teaching assistants while also providing a core of college-level courses that may be applied to a higher degree. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Assist the teacher with large group instruction
  • Work with students in small groups
  • Provide one-on-one guidance to students
  • Score tests, quizzes, and homework assignments
  • Provide clerical assistance to the teacher


  • Official high school transcripts or GED scores
  • ACCUPLACER placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education