The School of Education offers a certificate in community college teaching. The certificate helps prepare those with advanced degrees to teach in community college settings. Those pursuing the certificate must have at minimum a master’s degree or currently in a master’s degree program at Iowa State University. This is not a formal licensure program.
By completing the Community College Teaching Certificate program, students will:
- Gain an understanding of the environment of community colleges and the issues they face.
- Develop skills in teaching and learning.
- Develop skills in working with diverse student populations.
- Gain an understanding of the academic programs offered in community colleges and how to shape curricula in these settings.