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Education Policy (Certificate)

15 Credits  |   Main Campus

A stackable credential for teachers and education professionals seeking a leadership position.

The Graduate Certificate in Education Policy is designed for educators and education professionals who are passionate about transforming schools, school systems, and education programs. This graduate-level credential prepares education personnel for careers in school system administration, school districts, non-profit education, or federal and state agencies. It provides students with a foundation in political systems, education law, and education policies needed to critique current standards, tackle complex educational problems, and implement education policies and programs to support teachers and impact the future of education.

Gaining a certificate from an accredited university can advance your career and put you a step closer to earning a degree. All coursework can be transferred and applied towards a Master’s Degree in Curriculum and Instruction (Education Policy and Leadership concentration) at Trinity.

Courses are taught by faculty with extensive experience in education policy and leadership and are designed to provide you with the content knowledge and skills needed to take on leadership roles that include increased responsibilities in research, instructional design, and program evaluation.

What You’ll Learn

  • Curriculum development
  • Program evaluation
  • Education research skills
  • Critique education standards
  • Data analysis

Global Careers

  • School System Administration
  • Principals of Charter, Private and Parochial Schools
  • Educational Nonprofit Leadership
  • Director of Education Policy
  • Education Policy Analyst

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Master’s Degree
Curriculum and Instruction 

Master’s Degree
Educational Administration 

Master’s Degree
Elementary Education 

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