This certificate program is designed for those who desire to obtain part-time employment as a substitute teacher. These courses can be used toward the completion of ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International) Certification, but do not meet the requirements in and of themselves. This certificate is not intended for those desiring to teach full-time in a school. (Prerequisites to entering program: Bachelors degree or senior standing with a minimum of a 2.5 GPA; Introduction to Psychology and/or Child Development).
|Course ||Course Description||Hours|
| || ||45 hours|
|EDU-4611 ||Introduction to Christian School Education||1|
|EDU-4623 ||Philosophy of Christian School Education||3|
|EDU-4633 ||Educational Psychology||3|
|EDU-4643 ||Classroom Management||3|
|Choose one of the following methods courses||3|
|EDU-4653 ||Methods in Teaching Reading and Writing*|| |
|EDU-4663 ||Methods in Teaching Math|| |
|EDU-4673 ||Methods in Teaching Science|| |
|EDU-4683 ||Methods in Teaching Social Studies|| |
|EDU-4691 ||Senior Ministry Integration-Teaching|
(60 hours of observation/participation)
|EDU-4711 ||Substitute Teacher Preparation||1|
*Highly suggested for those desiring to substitute in grades K-2.