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Trauma-Informed Education 

Certificate of Specialization

Trauma-Informed Education Certificate of Specialization

The Trauma-Informed Education Certificate of Specialization (COS) is a fully online certificate program for degree and non-degree seeking students. This certificate requires a total of 12-14 credit hours coursework designed for developing students’ understanding of trauma in educational settings. Students completing this certificate program can apply the course credits earned towards a master’s or a doctorate program upon admission to those programs.

Typical Plan of Study (12-14 hours)

Required Courses

12 - 14 hours

Program Cost 

To determine program cost, use the Cost Calculator.  Please note that online students should reference the tuition cost only, there are not additional fees for online. 

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