Graduate STEM Certificate
The Texas A&M Graduate STEM Certificate provides teacher-practitioners specializing in grades 6-12 with an opportunity to expand their skills and methods for engaging students in rich, powerful STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) learning experiences in a cutting-edge online environment. The 12-credit hour online certificate focuses on topics of importance to teachers and districts within a high-impact, two-semester timeline.
The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Certificate is comprised of four courses:
- Two courses offered in the summer
- Two courses offered in the fall
Required Certificate Courses
|Course Number||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|EDCI 620+||Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Teaching and Learning||3|
|EDCI 720+||ENGR Design for School Teaching and Learning||3|
|EDCI 721+||How People Learn STEM||3|
|EDCI 723+||Developing Students’ Disciplinary Language and Reading in STEM||3|
This program is unique because it offers the flexibility for students to continue their studies beyond the 12-credit hour STEM Certificate and apply to pursue a M.Ed. online, where each credit earned from the STEM Certificate can be applied toward your Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree.
Degree: Texas A&M Certificate
Program Delivery: Online
Frequently Asked Questions
Can you guide me through the application process?
Please visit our web page at https://tlac.tamu.edu/admissions/masters-admissions or https://tlac.tamu.edu/admissions/doctoral-admissions for step-by-step information about applying for our master’s and doctoral programs.
I still have further questions—who can I contact to help me answer those?
Please feel free to contact our Graduate Advising Office with any questions you may have. Our office information can be found at https://tlac.tamu.edu/student-services/graduate-advising.