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Certificates and Endorsements

Graduate Certificate in GIS
Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) is a set of information and communication technologies that support the acquisition, management, analysis, and visualization of spatial (geographic, place-based) data. UW’s Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center (WyGISC) is offering an online professional master’s degree and online graduate certificates in GIS, remote sensing, and UAS (drones) to give students and professionals opportunities to get valuable training in this fast-growing field. GIS&T has applications across disciplines, including natural resource management, business, engineering, energy, wildlife management, anthropology, the humanities, and many others.
Please visit: www.uwyo.edu/wygisc/academics

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Graduate Certificate in Remote Sensing
Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) is a set of information and communication technologies that support the acquisition, management, analysis, and visualization of spatial (geographic, place-based) data. UW’s Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center (WyGISC) is offering an online professional master’s degree and online graduate certificates in GIS, remote sensing, and UAS (drones) to give students and professionals opportunities to get valuable training in this fast-growing field. GIS&T has applications across disciplines, including natural resource management, business, engineering, energy, wildlife management, anthropology, the humanities, and many others.
Please visit: www.uwyo.edu/wygisc/academics

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Graduate Certificate in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Geospatial Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) is a set of information and communication technologies that support the acquisition, management, analysis, and visualization of spatial (geographic, place-based) data. UW’s Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center (WyGISC) is offering an online professional master’s degree and online graduate certificates in GIS, remote sensing, and UAS (drones) to give students and professionals opportunities to get valuable training in this fast-growing field. GIS&T has applications across disciplines, including natural resource management, business, engineering, energy, wildlife management, anthropology, the humanities, and many others.
Please visit: www.uwyo.edu/wygisc/academics

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Community College Leadership

Whether you are already employed by a community college or seeking a community college-related career, UW’s online community college leadership program offers a strong background in leadership studies along with courses that address the pressing issues modern community colleges and students face. The UW Community College Leadership Certificate is an online, 15-credit program to help you advance into community college management and leadership roles. Learn more.

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Land/Cadastral Surveying
www.uwyo.edu/civil/landsurvey/

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Early Childhood Birth to Five
An initial certification program for those majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences/Child Development option or other related fields. This program prepares candidates to teach children, birth to five, in early childhood care and education settings. Learn more.

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Early Childhood Birth to Eight
This endorsement program is for elementary education majors who have completed required courses and, student teaching in the primary grades (K-3), and an internship/apprenticeship in a birth to five setting. Learn more.

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Early Childhood Program Director
http://www.uwyo.edu/fcs/undergraduate-programs/professional-child-development/early-childhood-program-director-certificate.html

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Early Childhood Special Education
Learning begins at birth and a child's first teacher can have a big impact on their future education. In UW's Early Childhood Special Education program you will be trained to use strategies and assitive technology to ensure differently-abled students are provided the same quality education as their peers. Be the catalyst that opens up new possibilities in the lives of students with learning or behavioral differences! Learn more.

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School Principal Endorsement
If you are ready for school building leadership and passionate about fostering a healthy school environment, you can prepare to become that kind of principal through UW’s experiential school principal certificate program.Offered online, UW’s school principal graduate certificate program allows you to acquire the knowledge and experience necessary to earn a Wyoming's Professional Teaching Standards Board endorsement as a K-12 principal while maintaining your current teaching position. Learn more.

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School District Superintendent Endorsement
UW’s online School District Superintendent Certificate program offers both the educational background and skills necessary to develop the strategic direction and operational systems to tackle the multilayered challenges confronting America’s public educational system. The program combines a robust curriculum of educational leadership courses with an internship in two districts, so you acquire the executive background and operational skills you’ll need to serve in rural or urban school districts. The program also meets the requirements of the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board for the district superintendent endorsement. Learn more.

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English as a Second Language (ESL) Endorsement
The certificate program can lead to K-12 ESL Endorsement from the Wyoming Professional Teaching Standards Board to add to you elementary or secondary teaching license. This additional credential will expand your marketability as an educator who is an expert in ESL teaching and learning. ESL educators are in high demand as the numbers English Language Learners in classrooms rise throughout the state and country. Learn more.

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Literacy Endorsement
Literacy is the foundation that a child's education is built upon. The Literacy Endorsement Certificate Program is designed to serve K-12 teachers who wish to obtain the Wyoming Reading Endorsement. Students will examine theories, programs and practices in the teaching of literacy, the evaluation of literacy development, and the integration of literacy across curriculum areas. Learn more.

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Music Entrepreneurship Certificate
The certificate provides a basic understanding of music marketing principles and practical hands-on experience that allows one to enter the workforce with a marketable skill set in the areas of arts promotion and management. A certificate may be pursued on its own or in conjunction with any university degree program.
Please visit: www.uwyo.edu/music/certificates/music_entrep_index.html

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Online Instruction
Whether you are a content provider looking to add additional tools to your skill set or a teacher interested in exploring the latest and greatest ways to teach remotely, the UW online instruction graduate certificate program will give you the knowledge and skills necessary to build compelling courses. The Online Instruction Certificate at the University of Wyoming is a four-class, online program that will ground you in the theory and best practices of online education while also giving you experiences solving problems and designing educational solutions using current technologies. Learn more.

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Play Therapy
The University of Wyoming Play Therapy certificate program will ensure you will have the skills required to decode that language and help the youngest and most vulnerable regain their voice.Those who have completed the program can provide their clients with additional services that will help children better express what is troubling them when they do not have the verbal language to express their thoughts and feelings. The online post-master's certificate program at UW was designed to meet the 150 clock training hours required by the Association for Play Therapy to become a Registered Play Therapist or a School-Based Registered Play Therapist.The program is designed for completion in one academic year with cohort groups beginning annually in the fall semester. Learn more.

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School Social Work 
www.uwyo.edu/socialwork/

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Special Education Director
The UW Special Education Director program leads to an endorsement to your Wyoming state teaching license that allows you to take on advanced leadership roles. You will have the background and credentials to support exceptional students at the district level. At UW the special education director endorsement program is a combination of our graduate programs in special education and education leadership. Combined, the two programs will give you a strong knowledge base in special education teaching along with educational leadership. Learn more.

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Teachers of American Indian Children
http://www.uwyo.edu/nais/taic/index.html

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Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-4300

Toll Free: (800) 448-7801

Email: distance@uwyo.edu

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