Education Paraprofessional Certificate
Minnesota West Community and Technical College

Program Details

The online Education Paraprofessional Certificate program prepares graduates for employment in a K-12 school district while providing a curriculum which meets the core competencies required.  The program provides a career pathway for paraprofessionals which allows them to begin, continue, and enhance their educations.  This certificate is part of the Child Development Track of the Human Service degree.  Required courses are Foundations of Child Development, Special Needs of Young Children, Guidance: Managing the Physical & Social Environments, and Behavior Management.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Minnesota West Community and Technical College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score