• Online Gifted Education Certificate

    Meet the needs of gifted and talented learners in your classroom.

    Thousands of students are identified as gifted and talented learners in our schools represent diverse populations in all of our communities and are capable of high achievement when they receive differentiated and challenging instruction.

    Hamline's Gifted Education Certificate prepares educators working both in and out of the classroom—teachers, administrators, curriculum specialists, resource teachers—to foster the growth and success of gifted and talented learners and build their capacity to become program coordinators.

    Why Hamline?

    With a Gifted Education Certificate from Hamline, you will:

    • Learn to identify gifted and talented students among all learners using current research-based information.
    • Understand research-based instructional strategies to effectively differentiate curriculum for talented students.
    • Develop the ability to recognize the affective needs specific to gifted and talented students, including the causes of underachievement.
    • Discover new research-based inquiry strategies to challenge talented learners.
    • Explore new program models grounded in research for adaptation to your classroom or district.

    Program Overview

    Flexible Structure: Online
    Time to Complete: 9 to 12 months
    Program Begins: Fall, Spring, and Summer terms
    Curriculum: 12 credits (10 required and 2 elective)
    Cost: View current tuition rates

  • Learn More

    Contact a Graduate Admission counselor and request information to learn more about how you can pursue a Gifted Education Certificate.

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  • State Eligibility and Complaint Process

    State Eligibility

    Hamline University, like all higher education institutions, must follow individual state regulations before enrolling students outside of Minnesota in its online programs. Hamline can enroll students residing in most states, but please confirm whether your state is among the eligible states.

    Complaint Process

    Hamline University is committed to providing outstanding online education. If you have a question, concern, or complaint about your online education experience at Hamline, please review our complaint process for online education at Hamline.
      

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    About the Program

    Further enrich yourself as a master teacher and make a difference in the lives of gifted learners.

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    Learn from faculty and staff about School of Education graduate programs at the next info session on September 26.