Teaching Certificate Programs
Prepare to do more for your school through professional development at Gwynedd Mercy University. We offer short-term certification courses designed to help experienced Pennsylvania teachers build the specialized professional skills they need in counseling, special education, administration, and more. These continuing education programs match quality to attainability through the convenience of online learning that works with, not against, your busy schedule.
Our Certification Programs
We currently offer certificate programs designed to meet Pennsylvania certification standards. If you teach in another state, requirements for certification may vary.
We currently offer graduate certificates and post master’s certificates.
Graduate-level certificates are for experienced teachers with or without a master’s degree. Current certification subject areas include:
Post-master’s certificates are for veteran educators who also hold a master’s degree in the field. These certificates build on knowledge and experience learned in a master’s program. Current certification subject areas include:
- Post-Master’s K-12 Principal Certification
- Post-Master’s Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction Certification
A Student-Centered Approach
Gwynedd Mercy University’s teacher certification skills are focused on your needs as an educator. We prepare you to earn your certification with classes that are:
- Practical: Learn strategies today that you can use tomorrow in the classroom.
- Professional: Develop the insight you need to grow in your career.
- Ethically-Driven: Explore how you can influence a child’s emotional and spiritual development, as well as his academic progress.
You’ll complete our programs with more than just a new certification: you’ll also have a refreshed perspective on your role as an educator.
Take the Next Step
If you’re ready to earn your next teaching certificate, you can begin today. Contact a Gwynedd Mercy University admissions counselor today to learn more about our online teaching certification programs.