College Credit Plus Certificate

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Earn a dual enrollment certificate to teach College Credit Plus courses

University of Findlay is offering a dual enrollment certificate for teachers who have a master's degree, but do not have the required graduate hours in content needed to teach UF College Credit Plus courses*. Our dual enrollment certificate courses are offered online for a convenient professional development option. Completion of six graduate courses is required to obtain this certificate. 

Course Information - Fall 2018

​Elementary Number Theory (Math 501)

Review college level math so you can bring it into your high school classroom. This course covers divisibility, primes, congruences, quadratic residues, arithmetic functions and Diophantine equations. Additional topics may include the RSA algorithm, integers represented as the sum of two squares, Pell equations or distribution of primes. 

Introduction to the Field of Rhetoric and Writing (ENGL 500)

Using primary debates within the field as a focus, the course explores the complex relationships between rhetorical theory and pedagogical practice, and the effect of both on the writing process and the teaching of writing

Writing Theory and Pedagogy (ENGL 501)

Discussion and close analysis of readings will make you more familiar with current theories, issues and debates concerning both the processes of writing and the teaching of high school and college writing.

Digital Media and Composition (ENGL 502​)

This course introduces students to writing in digital environments though it emphasizes a user-centered approach to website design and content development. Topics covered include theories of digital writing, the relationship between traditional forms and emerging forms of writing, and the relationship between design and writing.

Topics in Rhetoric and Composition (ENGL 550)

This course will focus on special issues within the field of rhetoric and composition studies. It may be repeated, provided the topics are different.

Tuition Information

Teachers from our College Credit Plus partner schools who are not fully credentialed according to College Credit Plus regulations may apply for a scholarship that can cut the cost of the certificate by 20 percent! Scholarships are awarded based on past involvement of the teacher and partner school in UF's College Credit Plus (previously UF-USA) program.

Cost of the dual enrollment certificate is $495 per credit hour (plus student fees).

If you're interested in learning more about the scholarship, please contact David Rossman below.

Apply now to earn your UF dual enrollment certificate!

Instructions on applying:
  • Make arrangements to have official transcripts sent to the University of Findlay. You may have these sent electronically or by mail to:
    • University of Findlay
      Attention: Admissions
      1000 N. Main Street
      Findlay, OH 45840
  • Fill out University of Findlay's Licensure & Endorsement Programs Non-Degree Application via the button below
    *All Non-Degree students must re-apply each semester*


Milena Velez
Assistant Director for Graduate & Transfer Admissions

*UF's dual enrollment teaching certificate aligns with our College Credit Plus program. If you plan to partner with another college or university, please contact the respective institution to guarantee our accredited courses will be accepted.

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