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Education Certificates

School of Education

Have a master’s and want to add a specialization without pursuing another degree? Capella’s online education certificates are ideal for educators like you to expand your expertise in education.

Why Choose Capella?

Our curriculum is designed to expand your skills to teach today’s students. The knowledge and skills you gain can be applied immediately in the classroom.

Respected, Recognized Curriculum

Our curriculum is designed around national, professional education standards.

Skills You Can Apply Immediately

Our competency-based curriculum helps you acquire the skills to help you succeed on the job, no matter what subject you teach.

Apply a Certificate toward a Degree

Your certificate can demonstrate specialized skills, and you can apply the credits to a Capella degree in the same area.

Program Specializations

Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.

We believe in being transparent about the real cost, time, and value of a Capella Degree. Learn more about Capella’s learning outcomes and gainful employment.

Accredited & Respected

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet or exceed standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions

Relevant Blog Posts

Whether you’re considering a return to school, exploring new career paths, or seeking ways to improve your job performance, the Capella Blog has relevant articles to support your goals.

8 Tips for Selecting K-12 Professional Development Courses

Learn what to look for in K-12 PD options.

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Is a Flipped Classroom the Future of Education?

A “flipped classroom” may be a useful tool for K-12 teachers to get students more engaged in their education. 

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EdTech Professional Development Offer Direct Application for Teachers

Educators have access to free professional development courses from Capella. This teacher found them invaluable. 

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Ready for the Next Step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors, and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.