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Psychology of Learning and Exceptionality Graduate Certificate

Psychology of Learning and Exceptionality Certificate

Program description

The graduate certificate program in the Psychology of Learning and Exceptionality is meant for teaching professionals in community colleges and secondary settings who teach college level courses and who need to meet the 18-hour coursework requirements to meet highly qualified requirements of the Higher Learning Commission.

Admission Requirements

1. Undergraduate (baccalaureate) degree in psychology or a related field of study from an accredited college or university.
2. Admission to Emporia State University for graduate study.
3. Complete the online application form.
4. Pay application fee following the directions on the application form.
5. Submit official transcripts from each institution you have attended to the following address:

Graduate School, Campus Box 4003
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle
Emporia, KS 66801-5415

Advising and Degree Plan

Each student will be assigned an advisor in the student's main area of interest, background, or specialization. The advisor and student will develop a plan of study including courses to be taken. This plan of study will be submitted for approval by the director(s) of the ASD program, and then forwarded for approval by the appropriate department chair.

Certificate Completion

Completion of all courses in the student's plan of study will result in award of the graduate Certificate in the Psychology of Learning and Exceptionality. The student will receive a certificate from the university.

Contact Us



Physical Address

Department of Psychology
(on the ESU main campus)
1701 Morse Road
Visser Hall, 3rd Floor
Main Office, Rm 327

Mailing Address

Department of Psychology
Emporia State University
1 Kellogg Circle
Campus Box 4031
Emporia, KS 66801