Graduate Certifications

  • Educational Diagnostician Certification
    The Educational Diagnostician Certification is designed for individuals seeking to improve and extend their professional skills in special education. This certification is also offered in combination with a MEd in Special Education. Learn more about the Educational Diagnostician Certification.
  • Reading Specialist
    The Reading Specialist Certification is designed for applicants desiring to work as an all-level Reading Specialist. Students must successfully complete a departmental comprehensive and/or portfolio examination before taking the Reading Specialist Exam. The certification is also offered in combination with the MEd in Reading/Language Arts. Learn more about the Reading Specialist Certification.
  • School Librarian Certification
    Conducted 100% online, the School Librarian Certification program is designed for students who have previously obtained a master's degree and are seeking to become a librarian at PK-12 school level. This program will introduce students to cataloging and classification; policies for school library administration; and principles for selecting recreational yet informative materials for young adults and children. Learn more about the online School Librarian Certification program.
  • Texas Principal Certification
    Conducted 100% online, this 21-hour certification program is designed specifically for the current educator who possesses a Master’s Degree in Education and wishes to obtain Principal Certification. The program complies with existing standards for professional certification. An Interactive Practice Exam (IPE) is required during the final semester of coursework. Our Principal Certification coursework is offered in conjunction with the M.Ed. in School Leadership coursework. Learn more about the Texas Principal Certification.
  • Texas Superintendent Certification
    Conducted 100% online, the Superintendent Certification is designed to prepare students for careers as school district superintendents in Texas. The coursework utilizes a study of instructional leadership theory and application, executive leadership skill development and application to school districts operation, as well as internship field experiences. Learn more about the Texas Superintendent Certification.