Postgraduate Certificate Online

Content Area Instruction

American College of Education

9 months
5100 USD/full
5100 USD/full
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This Content Area Instruction program at the American College of Education is designed to help those wanting to teach at the secondary or college level meet education requirements.


With over 10 majors, it allows you to obtain 18-credit hours in the content area of your choosing.

Key Features

  • Intentional Design: With 18 credit hours for every major, you can get the required credits to meet accreditation standards to teach in your chosen discipline.
  • Customizable: This Content Area Instruction program at the American College of Education offers over 10 majors—allowing you to choose the content area that meets your educational and career needs.
  • Flexible: Study on your schedule. Our online format allows you to plan your coursework around your life.
  • Transferable: If you choose to continue your education, you can apply the credits earned in this certificate program toward our M.Ed. in Advanced Studies and get your degree faster.

Programme Structure


  • Business
  • Cognitive Science
  • English
  • History
  • Integrated Biology
  • Integrated Chemistry
  • Integrated Physics
  • Integrated Science
  • Mathematics
  • Social Science

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 9 months

Start dates & application deadlines


18 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree   
  • Minimum grade point average cumulative 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for full admission
  • Number of courses per certificate restricted
  • Transcripts that are international and/or not in English must be evaluated through an NACES-recommended agency.
  • Texas applicants may only submit evaluations from agencies approved by the Texas Education Agency.
  • International applicants must request the course-by-course evaluation. The evaluation report must show that the non-U.S. education is equivalent to the education/accreditation level required for the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5100 USD for the full programme during 9 months.
  • National

    5100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5100 USD for the full programme during 9 months.


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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