University of Pittsburgh School of Education

Certificate Programs / Act 48 / Non-Degree


Certificate Programs

The School of Education offers many certificates as well as preparation for Pennsylvania State certifications. Certificates enhance your degree and are sometimes necessary for continuing your education at the professional level. Whether you are interested in obtaining a certificate in conjunction with a graduate degree, or you want to earn a certificate in a specialized area, we have the options for you.

Below are all of the PA State Administrative and Supervisory certifications as well as professionally based certifications offered by the School of Education (Click here for Teacher Certification Programs).

School Leadership

Foreign Language Education

Special Education

Applied Developmental Psychology

Act 48/45 / Non-Degree / Professional Development

The School of Education offers professional development workshops on a variety of subjects. You can see what is currently being offered from our Workshop Site.

Non-enrolled students are also welcome to take graduate-level courses in the School of Education, whether for Act 48/45 credit, professional development, continuing education, or if you're considering applying to a degree program.

To determine if the School of Education offers the courses that meet your needs and interests, please view our list of descriptions for the following departments:

After deciding which course you'd like to take, create an account and complete the application: Graduate/Undergraduate Non-Degree Application.

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