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Academic Year: 2021-2022

Introduction to Paraeducator Careers Pathway Certificate

Program Code 615221

Are you interested in working with preschool students through grade twelve? In this certificate, you'll receive a basic foundation in theory and practical application of how children learn, teaching strategies, supporting the classroom teacher with classroom management, and addressing the needs of special needs students. All courses transfer to the Paraeducator technical diploma and Foundations of Teacher Education associate degree program.

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This program is offered at:

Green Bay

This program is not eligible for financial aid.

Follow Your Path

All credits from this certificate apply toward the following associate degree(s):

Foundations of Teacher Education, 105222

All credits from this certificate apply toward the following technical diploma(s):

Paraeducator, 315222

Requirements for Program Entry

  • Completed application.
Curriculum: Students following the study plan below will complete the Introduction to Paraeducator Careers Pathway Certificate in the number of semesters shown. All courses in this certificate may be applied toward the Paraeducator Associate Degree program.
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Curriculum Note: Students must earn a "C" or higher in all 10-522-XXX courses to successfully graduate the Intro to Paraeducator Careers Certificate. A student must repeat the particular course with a "C" or better final grade to continue in or graduate from this program. If the course is sequential, the successful retake must occur before continuing the sequence.

Course Descriptions