Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Psychology, Concentration in African American Studies

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's College of Education complies with the U.S. Department of Education's Gainful Employment requirements by disclosing information to applicants regarding our Certificate of Advanced Study program. Required information can be found here.

If the student does not have a Masters degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Foundations Courses must be completed:
Psychological Foundations Courses in Educational Psychology
Select one of the following:4
Psyc of Learning in Education
Child Language and Education
Sociocultural Infl on Learning
Adjustment in School Settings
Personality and Soc Dev
Psyc of Classroom Management
Adult Learning and Development
Learning & Hum Dev w/ EdTech
Early Adolescent Development
Assessing Student Performance
Developments in Educ Psyc
Philosophical and Social Foundations Courses in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
Select one of the following:4
Poli & Cultural Context of Ed
History of American Education
History of Educational Ideas
Asian American Education
European Education to 1600
European Education since 1600
Historical & Social Barriers
Professional Ethics in Education
School and Society
Critical Thinking for Teachers
Aesthetic Education
Technology & Educational Reform
Sociology of Education
Racial and Ethnic Families
Politics of Education
Economics of Education
Comparative Education (pagelink:https://nextcourses.illinois.edu/graduate/graduate-majors/african-amer-studies/#concentrationconcentrationtext:Concentration courses)
Concentration courses 24
Elective Hours:32
500-Level Hours Required: 16 hours (Independent Study included)
General Coursework Required: 16 hours
Research/Project/Independent Study Hours (min/max applied toward degree):0-8
EPSY 599Thesis Research4-32
Total Hours56

Other Requirements1

Other requirements may overlap
Enrollment must be preceded by at least two years of acceptable professional work experience.
Minimum GPA 3.0