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Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Education Graduate Certificates?

An online graduate certificate in education is a fast and affordable way to get the tools you need to be a better teacher. With our flexible online format, you get a quality education without having to take time away from your job, family, or church. You can study when you want in the comfort of your own home or office, with no set log in times!

As a busy professional, we know your time is valuable. Liberty’s online certificates are the most efficient way to get the education and skills you need to stay competitive in the world of academia.

Because Liberty is a Christian university, our faculty of education professionals blend quality academics with a biblical worldview so that your cutting-edge teaching methods are rooted in Christian principles.

Available Online Graduate Education Certificates

Graduate Certificate In Autism Education Tile

Autism Education

Graduate Certificate Educational Technology And Online Instruction Tile

Educational Technology and Online Instruction

Graduate Certificate In Middle Grades Tile

Middle Grades

Graduate Certificate In Preschool Tile

Preschool Education

Graduate Certificate In School Leadership Tile

School Leadership

Postgraduate Certificates

The following postgraduate certificates require a completed master’s degree and will help you further specialize your education skills:

Executive Certificate In Curriculum Instruction Tile

Curriculum and Instruction

Executive Certificate In Higher Education Administration Tile

Higher Education Administration

The Teaching Tools You Need Now

We have many online graduate certificates in education available! Here is a brief overview of each program. While these certificates may assist you in meeting state licensure requirements, they do not contain all requirements for licensure. Please visit your state’s board of education website to determine what they require for licensure.

Find the online graduate certificate in education that is best for you and apply online today! If you have any questions, please call an admissions counselor at (800) 424-9596.

What are the Benefits of Earning an Online Graduate Certificate from Liberty?

Our online graduate certificate programs offer students great benefits:

  • Liberty is ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility by — and ranked as the #2 online school in America by Earning your online degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition will set you apart from others in your field.

  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 5 years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times!
Graduate Certificates
Postgraduate Certificates
Military Benefits
Admission Requirements

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set log in times. 

 Highlights of the School of Education

  • Many programs have been accredited under NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) standards through the CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation) Accreditation System
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
  • The ability to join Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) which is an international honor society in education with the purpose of promoting excellence in future professionals and recognizing the outstanding contributions made to education

Graduate Certificate in Autism Education

Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology and Online Instruction

Graduate Certificate in Middle Grades

Graduate Certificate in Preschool

Graduate Certificate in School Leadership

Admission Requirements for Our Online Graduate Certificates in Education

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree is required for admission to our graduate certificates. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions related information.

All Applicants Must Submit the Following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

Postgraduate Certificates

The following postgraduate certificates require a master’s degree and will help you further specialize your education skills for new career opportunities: