This is primarily for educators that want to advance in their careers but do not wish to leave active teaching at the P-12 level. The program is specifically designed to prepare these teachers with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to effectively and authentically embed instructional technologies into all content areas, for all students.The Sixth-Year Certificate in Instructional Technologies & Digital Media Literacy is designed to serve practicing teachers who hold master’s degrees and K-12 certification in Connecticut or similar certification in a different state. The certificate program consists of a planned sequence of 36 credits. Thirty of these credits are required of all candidates; the final 6 credits are a Digital or Online Portfolio, designed to be an exit requirement. Students’ choices for coursework are limited because the specialized nature of the knowledge bases to which the students will be exposed and that they will be expected to execute demands that they develop a highly-structured, sequential knowledge base in a short amount of time. The program is designed to be taken in sequence and be completed in one calendar year.
You only need to take one of these language tests:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Take IELTS test
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).
In addition to the completed application form, the following materials are required and should be submitted to the Graduate Admissions Office:
1) your professional and/or life experience as it relates to the hallmarks of the Sixth Year IT&DML Certificate program;
2) your professional goals and how a degree from our program relates to those goals; 3) your reasons for pursuing an advanced degree at the University of New Haven.
Candidates must also meet the following requirements:
Any documentation that you mail to the University of New Haven should be sent to:
Graduate Admissions Office
University of New Haven
300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 06516
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
There are 3 types of loan programs for Graduate students:
StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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