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2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

American Indian Education Graduate Certificate

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Admissions Information  

Student Learning Outcomes 

  1. Candidates will understand and apply knowledge and skills appropriate to their professional field of specialization. 
  2. Candidates will demonstrate understanding of principles of learning that are appropriate to their field of specialization. 
  3. Candidates will demonstrate professional dispositions that are appropriate to their field of specialization.

12 Credit Hours Required

The American Indian Education Certificate is designed for inservice teachers and others who are interested in learning more about teaching students who are of American Indian descent. Please contact Graduate Admissions for more information about enrolling in these courses (gradadmissions@usd.edu).

Courses or Programs Leading to Professional Licensure or Certification

The University of South Dakota as of July 1, 2020, cannot confirm whether any particular course or program meets educational prerequisites for professional licensure or certification in states other than South Dakota. If you are planning to apply for licensure/certification in a state other than South Dakota after completion of your program, contact the academic department offering your major or CDE at 605.658.6152 or by email at cde@usd.edu. USD is working to comply with these requirements and will provide up-to-date information as it becomes available.

If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference the State Authorization webpage below.

Information about State Authorization & Professional Licensure

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