Early Childhood Deaf Education, Postgraduate Certificate | Kent State University | Kent, United States
12 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
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The Early Childhood Deaf Education graduate certificate from Kent State University combines various special education coursework and is for those holding deaf education teaching licensure, students with bachelor's degrees in speech pathology or audiology or students in a graduate deaf education degree program.

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Key Features

This Early Childhood Deaf Education graduate certificate from Kent State University is designed to prepare students to sit for applicable licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure or certification and contact information for state licensing boards at Kent State's website for professional licensure disclosure.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Childhood Deaf Education: Family and Child Service Provision
  • Practicum in Deaf Education 
  • Typical and Atypical Development in Young Children
  • Individual Investigation in Special Education 
  • Consultation in the Helping Professions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


11 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree in speech or audiology, or current enrollment in a graduate Deaf Education degree program, or evidence of a current Deaf Education teaching license
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement and professional objectives
  • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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