The Adult Basic Education certificate is offered for practitioners and administrators who do not need the Adult Basic Education Authorization (ABEA) from the state of Colorado. This may include those from other states. The four courses in the Certificate are the same as those authorized by the Colorado Department of Education. The Graduate Certificate in Adult Basic Education is earned through documented evidence and demonstrated competency in foundational knowledge in adult basic education and family literacy.

Effective Fall 2017

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Required Courses
EDAE 520Adult Education3
EDAE 530Adult Basic Education3
EDAE 540Teach English as Second Lang—Adult Learners3
EDAE 620Processes and Methods3
Program Total Credits:12

*This certificate may have courses in common with other graduate certificates. A student may earn more than one certificate, but a given course may be counted only in one certificate.