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Are you looking to impact student learning, discover more about the changing landscape of education, or enhance your leadership skills? Continuing Teacher Education courses can help you fulfill credits, meet certification requirements, develop leadership skills, and prepare to teach new subjects.

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You seek the best strategies to enhance your students’ learning. The Master of Arts in Education/Curriculum and Instruction is a graduate program that can help you find these strategies. You’ll learn how to integrate technology into your lessons, enhance instructional strategies, and leverage your skills to infuse critical thinking into instructional practice.

Set Your Sights on Becoming a Principal

Are you an experienced educator with leadership skills ready to take your career to the next level? The Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision is a graduate program that can help prepare you, with courses in technology management, data-driven decision making, and more.

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University of Phoenix initial programs lead to teaching certification (Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary and Special Education) in certain states.  The College of Education offers state-approved initial programs in Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, and Utah.  The College of Education offers state-approved advanced programs in Arizona, California, Florida, and Utah.  Individual programs vary by state and not all programs are available at all locations or in both online and on-campus modalities.

Candidates may request an institutional recommendation upon successful completion of their program (academic and program requirements).  Candidates should check with their state agency for any state-specific requirements, including the acceptability of the University’s initial programs in any state in which they intend to seek licensure or certification.  Program requirements are subject to change based on state certification requirements.  Please speak to a University representative for a listing of programs available at each campus location.

While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats.  Certificate programs are widely available in an online format but generally not available at our campus locations.  Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

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