Certificate in Computer Science Education
There is a growing demand for computer science courses in K-12 schools across the United States. This 100% online certificate program offers teachers a coherent set of courses that prepare them to teach computer science concepts, including Advanced Placement courses.
* Tuition rates are for the 2023-24 academic year. Additional fees and costs for course materials may apply. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on transfer credits and individual program plans. Tuition rates are subject to change. View 2022-23 rates.
Visit our Catalog to view the program and course requirements, and learning outcomes. All courses in the certificate program may be applied to the master’s degree. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
Visit our admissions page for information about transcripts, online application, international admissions and financing.
The Certificate in Computer Science Education has a rolling enrollment process that allows an applicant to start at the beginning of fall and spring semesters. Please talk with your Admissions Counselor to obtain more specific dates.
- B.A./B.S. degree from an accredited college or university
- Minimum GPA of at least 2.8
A returning student is a student who was admitted and enrolled in a program at St. Scholastica but has been absent from the program for at least three continuous semesters, including summer. To return to the same program at St. Scholastica, a returning student must be in good academic standing and must apply for readmission to the College.
National Center for Computer Science Education
The Computer Science Education Certificate is one of several programs in the National Center for Computer Science Education that support pre-service and in-service teachers. The Center champions, researches and provides equitable computer science learning opportunities for K16 teachers and students.
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