Award: Certificate (code CRT.EDU.SES)
Total Credit Hours: A minimum of 16 credit hours.
Pending EPC approval.
Purpose: This certificate provides an overview of diverse learning needs. The courses within this certificate will assist participants to recognize diverse learning needs, giving them the knowledge and understanding to create an environment for success. This certificate is appropriate for preK-20 teachers, parents, and non-teaching professionals who work with children and adults with diverse learning needs.
Range of Occupations
Occupations can be explored further through the virtual Careers Center.
Statewide Program: This program of study may be designated a Statewide Tuition Reduction Program. This means that some residents of Maryland (see the Tuition, Fees and Payments section of this catalog) enrolled in this program of study by the first day of the term may be eligible for in-county tuition rates for courses required for program completion. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm that this program still maintains a Statewide Program status before enrolling. Please refer to the college’s Accounts Receivable Office to confirm this designation.
Financial Aid: This program has not been approved or is pending approval by the U.S. Department of Education federal aid program eligibility. Students enrolled in this program may not be eligible to receive financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education (Pell Grants, SEOG, Federal Work-Study, Direct Loans or PLUS loans) or the Maryland Higher Education Commission (Educational Assistance Grants, Senatorial Scholarships or Delegate Scholarships). For current information on eligible programs, contact Financial Aid.