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Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Storytelling for Teachers and Classrooms

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The post-baccalaureate credit certificate program in Storytelling for Teachers and Classrooms is designed for persons with an interest in the techniques, theories, and literature associated with the ancient and modern art of using storytelling. The certificate is especially valuable for teacher use in  classroom instruction for improving communication skills, practicing narrative methods and gaining knowledge of digital storytelling techniques related to classroom inquiry; it can also be used effectively by librarians and recreation leaders. This program is open to matriculated, upper division undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students. The program may also be completed concurrently with a Master’s degree option by substituting courses required in the MA options with courses in the certificate program, subject to advisor approval. Completion of this credit certificate program requires  12 semester units in  required coursework.

Requirements for the Certificate (12 units)

U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Storytelling
Occupations that this certificate program prepares students to enter:
-Preschool, Primary, Secondary, and Special Education School Teachers; SOC Code 25-2000; ; ; ;; ; ; ;
-Career/Technical Education Teachers, Secondary School; SOC Code 25-2032;
-Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors; SOC Code 25-3011;
-Self-Enrichment Education Teachers; SOC Code 25-3021;
-Teachers and Instructors, All Other; SOC Code 25-3099;
On-time graduation rate for students completing this program:
No completions by non-degree seeking students in 2009-10
Costs of Attendance for the entire normal duration (one semester) of this certificate program:
Tuition and Fees: $3,803
Books and Supplies: $900
Median loan debt incurred by students who completed this certificate program:
The job placement rate for students completing the program:
Data not available.

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