Learn best practices in creating exciting science learning experiences with a Graduate Certificate in Science K-8 from Walden University. Courses explore themes of environmental science, ecology, and the physical universe.
Participants will be able to awaken their students’ interest in science as they deepen their own understanding of key scientific concepts. This teaching certification examines the latest issues in science and science education, including genetic engineering, biotechnology, and the environment. An emphasis is placed on STEM teaching (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). Credits can be applied toward Walden’s MS in Education specializing in Science (Grades K-8).
Students can expect course topics including:
- The nature of science
- Investigating the physical world
- Exploring the Earth and beyond
- Looking into the future of science and education
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested
New York, Rhode Island