• Traumatic Brain Injury Certificate

    Gain the knowledge and skills you need to work with students with TBI and other special needs.

    Each year, over 1.5 million people will sustain a traumatic brain injury. And more than 2,700 Minnesota children experience such an injury each year. Students with traumatic brain injury (TBI) come to schools and classrooms with a unique set of needs.

    Why Hamline?

    With a TBI Certificate from Hamline, you will:

    • Gain a better understanding of TBI and its impact on school-age children and their families, including chronic symptoms resulting from concussion.
    • Acquire instructional strategies to employ in school settings.
    • Understand how to observe and assess behaviors of students with TBI and how to integrate the use of positive behavioral supports in the classroom.
    • Learn to understand the cognitive, social/emotional, and communication needs of students with TBI.

    Program Overview

    Program delivery: Online
    Time to complete: 12 to 18 months is typical
    Program start: Fall, spring, or summer
    Curriculum: 12 credits 
    Course listings See Graduate Professional Development (Continuing Studies)  
    Cost: View current tuition rates See Continuing Studies and Certificates

    Make Your Credits Count For More

    Your coursework in the Traumatic Brain Injury certificate program may be applied to Hamline School of Education’s Master of Arts in Education.

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

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  • State Eligibility and Complaint Process

    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.   

    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

    Gain the knowledge and skills you need to work with students with TBI and other special needs.

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