The Graduate Certificate in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education is designed to broaden the knowledge and deepen the understanding of content for middle and high school science, technology/engineering and mathematics teachers. The certificate is only available through participation in the Leadership Initiatives for Teaching and Technology (LIFT2) program, which is sponsored by the Partnerships for a Skilled Workforce, area STEM businesses and Framingham State University. Coursework is interwoven with externships in technology, life-science and engineering companies to enhance teacher knowledge and instructional practice.
The applicant must have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university, be employed as a teacher, and be participating in the LIFT2 program.
|EDUC 914||Advanced Instructional Theory and Practice: Mathematics
|INST 943||Impact of Technology in Education|
|EDLE 970||Curriculum Design, Practice and Assessment|
The engineering component of the Graduate Certificate in STEM Education is addressed through the externship experience and a series of research-based resources that are used within the coursework.For further information about the Graduate Certificate in STEM Education please contact Jim Stanton, Academic Director of the LIFT2 Program: email@example.com.
- Requirements are accurate to date. However, the University reserves the right to change requirements in the future, and will notify applicants should any changes be made.
- Refer to appropriate catalog for Degree Requirements for prior years.