100% Online Graduate CertificateK-6 STEAM(STEM + the Arts)

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100% Online Graduate Certificate For Teachers Interested In K-6 STEAM (STEM + the Arts)

Contribute to developing the innovators and visionaries of 21st century workplaces. STEAM education blends STEM – science, technology, engineering, and math – with the arts. American Public University offers a 15-credit graduate certificate for educators who wish to enhance their teaching capacities to include STEAM. Educators capable of creating interdisciplinary STEAM lesson plans and class activities can add value to their teaching skills and enrich learning by guiding students toward becoming innovative, creative thinkers.

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The K-6 STEAM (STEM + the Arts) graduate certificate from American Public University focuses on curriculum development and lesson plan creation for face-to-face, virtual, and hybrid formal and informal settings. APU’s program integrates instruction in the visual and performing arts with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The program heavily emphasizes interdisciplinary studies with a strong technology component. You also learn about humane education and take a class in space studies. This program is a nonlicensure program, suitable for licensed elementary teachers, as well as instructors in park, afterschool, community, camp, and homeschool programs.

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Tuition Cost Per Credit Hour Undergraduate $285 per credit hour $250/credit hour with military grant Master’s Degree & Graduate Certificate $370 per credit hour $250/credit hour with military grant
  • Earn credits for your experience. Don’t leave your hard-earned credits behind. We offer no-cost transfer credit evaluation so you can possibly fast-track your education by earning credit for prior life experiences, college courses, or military service.
  • Books online at no cost. Textbooks and ebooks provided at no cost to all undergraduate students and master’s-level students eligible for the military tuition grant.
  • Serving the military. Active-duty servicemembers, their spouse and dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists are eligible to receive the military tuition grant. Additionally, they’re eligible for our university book grant, which provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for undergraduate and master’s-level courses.
  • Help when you need it. Our excellent support staff can walk you through ways to fund your education, including federal student aid, military TA, veterans’ benefits, scholarships, private loans, and employer contributions.

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