The Institute's Graduate Teaching Certificate of Completion program offers graduate students an opportunity to learn about, reflect on, and practice teaching at the post-secondary level. The program is flexible, allowing graduate students to focus on areas of teaching that most interest them and best meet their professional needs.
Program participants who complete the program requirements earn a certificate of completion and are able to display their teaching portfolio on the TILT Web site.
To enroll in the program, please complete the Online Enrollment Form. If you've already enrolled, you can use the form to update your program information. To view the program requirements, please view the Teaching Certificate of Completion Program Requirements.
If you are among the 70 percent of graduate students who plan to teach at a college or university after earning a degree, the Graduate Teaching Certificate of Completion program is a good option for you. The program:
Whether you are new to teaching or are a seasoned instructor, the Graduate Teaching Certificate of Completion program is designed to meet your needs. Through our program, you will work with dedicated faculty and staff who are recognized as outstanding teachers. In the program, you will learn to:
Because teaching is a complex art, the Graduate Teaching Certificate of Completion program offers you the opportunity to participate in a combination of experiences, such as courses on pedagogical theory and practice; workshops on specific pedagogical issues; experiential learning through internships, teaching and tutoring; course design; and a host of other professional development activities. Moreover, working with the members of the Teaching Certificate Review Board, you can tailor your program according to your needs, interest, and schedule.