Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

To meet the diverse learning needs of your students, you must understand and employ innovative curriculum, instruction, and assessment strategies.

The Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment provides you with the tools to plan, develop, and implement standards-based curricula and instruction that can help your students learn and achieve to their highest potential. Focus and energize your planning and instruction to make your classroom a motivating and meaningful learning environment. Explore how you can integrate the latest findings in neuroscience into effective classroom practices and how ongoing assessment can help improve student performance.

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  • “Certificate programs from the Riley College of Education and Leadership are designed to help educators like you update your skills as you advance your career. You can participate in Walden’s collaborative online environments as you share ideas with educators across the country.”

    Dr. Kelley Costner
    Associate Dean of Master’s and Undergraduate Programs
    The Richard W. Riley
    College of Education and Leadership

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Completion Requirements

  • 12 total semester credits

You can complete the Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment in as little as 8 months. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336. Credits earned from this certificate program may be applied toward Walden’s M.S. in Education with a specialization in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment.

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Curriculum Component Requirements  Cost  Total* 
Tuition 12 total semester credit hours  $515 per semester hour $6,180
Books and Materials Estimated costs Included in tuition $0
Technology Fee  Per semester $160 $320
    Total $6,500
    Transfer up to 6 credits  $3,090
    Total with Maximum Transfer Credits $3,250

*Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

Maximum transfer credit total includes reduction in technology fee as related to reduced number of courses over time.

*Tuition and fees are subject to change.

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