Academic Certificate in STEM Education for K-12
Rio Salado College

Program Details

The online Academic Certificate in STEM Education for K-12 program from Rio Salado College is designed to provide K-12 teachers with the foundation to incorporate science, technology, engineering, and mathematics education into their classrooms. Courses cover state and national academic standards for STEM and best practices. Graduates possess knowledge and skills in inquiry-guided, problem-based, and project-based learning, as well as strategies for practical application of STEM education in any K-12 classroom.


  • Must hold a Career or Technical Education (CTE), provisional or standard elementary, or secondary, or special education teaching certificate
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Accuplacer college placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission