Office of Continuing and Distance Education
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Kent State University
PO Box 5190
Kent, OH 44242-0001
Online Certificate Programs
Why Kent State?
These quality graduate online certificate programs offer an alternative to campus-based programs. They allow you more flexibility in both time and space. All KSU online certificate programs are accredited by a national accrediting body and provide a high level of excellence in teaching and learning experiences.
Online Certificate Programs
Individuals in the fields of general education, counseling, occupational therapy, early childhood, school psychology, special education and related professions may find that this program of 7 graduate credit courses will open up the realm of autism via the specialized training included in the coursework for this certificate.
The Behavior Intervention Specialist Certificate (BISC) Program is a highly specialized sequence comprised of five-courses and one practicum that imbues the theoretical orientation and practical application of applied behavior analysis.
This Masters-level program provides endorsement to a teaching certificate/license. Instructors combine a web-based classroom with coordinating on-the-job experience.
The Community College Leadership Certificate is designed to prepare and enhance the skills of administrators, staff, and faculty in community colleges and regional campuses to meet the leadership challenges posed by social, political, and economic changes.
This 100% online program explores emerging trends in the functional, therapeutic and financial aspects of ever-evolving health care facility design.
The Certificate in Health Informatics provides competencies and knowledge in health information systems, health records management, clinical decision support systems and other areas relevant to developing and refining competencies in health informatics.
The certificate program in integrating technology into education is aimed primarily at the K-12 teacher who wants to make better use of technology and related resources in his or her classes.
This is an online graduate certificate program in Knowledge Management for individuals seeking to improve skills and employment opportunities in the knowledge management field. Online courses link students, instructors, and guest speakers on a global scale and offer the flexibility of coursework completion at times convenient to the student.
The purpose of the certificate program in Online Learning and Teaching is to provide current and potential online educators with a strong foundation in how to design and teach online courses.
Students can either develop or brush up on their teaching skills to be able to instruct higher education nursing courses, as well as other types of nursing education.
Kent State University's Superintendent's Licensure Cohort is an 18 credit on-line program designed to prepare future superintendents for leadership in the 21st Century. The cohort features the latest research and theory, combined with an emphasis on practical experience.
This program is a Masters endorsement to teaching license. The Kent State transition to Work (TTW) endorsement program is for teachers licensed as intervention specialists and vocational educators.
The public health certificate is an undergraduate program that integrates key aspects of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, communities and individuals. Students completing the certificate will have an understanding of emerging issues in public health, the social and behavioral aspects of preventing disease, environmental health concepts, the changing health care system in the U.S., and monitoring diseases in the community through applied public health research.
The Web-Enabled E-Learning Knowledge Management certificate provides essential knowledge and skills to interested information professionals.