This program is part of the Education Studies Department.
The Educator Professional Development program offers a variety of professional development courses designed to help practicing educators fulfill continuing education requirements while adding state-approved teaching endorsements to their current teacher certifications.
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||ESL Endorsement||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Bilingual Education/Dual Language Immersion (BE/DLI)||Course List|
|Certificate of Completion||CCL||Reading Specialist||Course List|
|Academic Certificate||AC||Next Generation Educator||Course List|
The Educator Professional Development program can lead to a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are a sampling of some of the possible positions and Arizona-based salaries related to this program.
|Occupation / Title||Annual Median Wage|
|Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors||$45,310|
|Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education||$43,280|
|Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education||$43,030|
|Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education||$42,800|
|Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education||$46,470|
|Salary information comes from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics Program. Updated May 2017.|
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.
Advising for the Educator Professional Development program is available through the Education Studies department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.