Requirements for Certificate

Two certificate options are available

Certificate in Health Professions Education

  • Successful completion of 12 quarter hours* of courses (equivalent to 9 semester hours) from the Health Professions Education program
    • Suggested courses
      • HHPE510 Learning Theories (prerequisite for most courses)
      • HHPE535 Course Development
      • HHPE540 Classroom Assessment
      • HHPE512 Instructional Presentation Skills
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

* A quarter hour is equivalent to 2/3 of a semester hour

Certificate in Online Instruction

  • Successful completion of 12 quarter hours* of required courses (equivalent to 9 semester hours)
    • HHPE610 Teaching in the Virtual Classroom
    • HHPE611 Online Instructional Design and Technology
    • HHPE613 Building an Online Learning Community
    • HHPE614 Assessment & Evaluation in Online Education
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

     

Program Completion

  • Master of Science schedule – Completion in 2 years
  • Certificate schedules – Completion in one year

Master of Science

Certificates

Fall Quarter

 

Year 1

Health Professions Education

HHPE 510 Learning Theories (3 QH)
HHPE 520 Educational Trends and
Issues (3 QH)

HHPE 510 Learning Theories (3 QH)

Year 2

Online Instruction

HHPE 530 Curriculum Design (3 QH)
HHPE 620 Program Evaluation and Accreditation (3 QH)

HHPE 610 Teaching in the Virtual
Classroom (3 QH)

Winter Quarter

 

Year 1

Health Professions Education

HHPE 535 Course Development (3 QH)
HHPE 540 Classroom Assessment (3 QH)

HHPE 535 Course Development (3 QH)
HHPE 540 Classroom Assessment (3 QH)

Year 2

Online Instruction

HHPE 560 Managing Change in Educational Organization (3 QH)
Elective (3 QH)

HHPE 611 Online Instructional Design and Technology (3 QH)

Spring Quarter

 

Year 1

Health Professions Education

HHPE 512 Instructional Presentation
Skills (3 QH)
Elective (3 QH)

HHPE 512 Instructional Presentation
Skills (3 QH)

Year 2

Online Instruction

HHPE 680 Teaching Practicum (3 QH)
HHPE 685 Portfolio Presentation (3 QH)
Elective (3 QH)

HHPE 613 Building an Online Learning Community (3 QH)

Summer Quarter

 

Year 1

Online Instruction

HHPE 580 Research in Education (3 QH)
Elective (3 QH)

HHPE 614 Assessment and Evaluation in Online Education (3 QH)