• Urban Teaching Certificate

    Help urban learners succeed.

    Today’s classrooms are alive with students from many cultures, who speak a variety of languages as their first language, and who come from a variety of socioeconomic situations. This often creates a challenging teaching environment to address the many learning needs and styles of students.

    Whether you are a new teacher in an urban classroom or a veteran educator in a school with changing demographics, you will gain new knowledge and skills to ensure all students succeed.

    Program Overview

    Flexible Structure: Fully online 
    Time to Complete: 9 months is typical
    Program Begins: Fall, spring, and summer terms
    Curriculum: 5 courses, 10 credits 
    Cost: View current tuition rates See Continuing Studies and Certificates

    Make Your Credits Count For More

    Your coursework in the Urban Teaching certificate program may be applied to Hamline School of Education’s Master of Arts in Education.

  • Learn More

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

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  • ABE Licensure Option

    Interested in an ABE license to teach in Minnesota? Learn more about our ABE Licensure program.

    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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    Continuing Studies Courses and Certificates

    Take a continuing studies course or certificate. Courses start throughout the year on campus or online.