The online Graduate Certificate in Education Law program was designed for professionals who want to develop a deeper knowledge base of educational legal issues. Students who pursue this certificate are looking to develop a deeper understanding of the legal and ethical issues that impact their schools and are able to apply the law to real life situations encountered daily in schools. The program explores a wide variety of legal and ethical issues surrounding special education, harassment, freedom of speech, teacher dismissal, religion, civil rights for vulnerable populations, liability for student injuries, and student discipline.
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
- Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
- Personal statement
- Two letters of recommendation
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission