Science Education Certification

Acquire the knowledge and experience to most effectively supervise and support teachers of the sciences through Millersville University's post-master's Science Education supervisory certification program.

Why Study This Program?

Engage in Science Education by using your expertise to supervise teachers and maintain a robust science program within your school environment. A supervisory certificate qualifies educational professionals to oversee educational programs and guide employee activity in such programs. As a supervisor within the school setting, you will ensure that educators within the Commonwealth utilize the most effective strategies to instruct and prepare the leaders of tomorrow.

The post-master's supervisory certificate program at Millersville University follows along with Pennsylvania Department of Education standards to prepare graduate students through relevant coursework and practical experiences. Graduates of this program within the Educational Foundations department receive a Science Education supervisory certificate for grades 7-12.

What Will You Learn?

The course of study for students progressing through the Science Education program is unique to each student depending on their previous degrees and certifications. Applicants to this post-master's program must possess bachelor and master's degrees in Education or a related field and Instructional I and II teaching certification. The University offers the possibility for concurrent enrollment in the pursuit of this supervisory certification.

The post-master's supervisory certification program begins with three foundational courses that teach graduate students how to observe and evaluate teachers, how to write curriculum, and the responsibilities of being an administrator. Students then gain practical supervision experience in the field with 6-credit internships specific to the subject of Science Education.