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Have you earned your bachelor’s degree and are interested in advancing your knowledge, training and skills, but not fully committed to completing a Master’s program just yet? MSU Denver’s English Education Graduate Certificate may be the perfect answer for you.

This 18-credit graduate certificate is for students who have already obtained licensure and want to enrich their knowledge. Students will take core courses on Linguistic Diversity, Assessment, and Current Trends, and a variety of special topics courses.


English Education Graduate Core:

This core consists of three core courses for 9 credit hours total.

ENG 5100 – Assessment of the ELA Learner – Credits: 3
ENG 5200 – Linguistic Diversity in the Secondary English Classroom – Credits: 3
ENG 5300 – Current Trends in English Education Action Research – Credits: 3

Variable Topics in English

Students take three variable topics courses for 9 credit hours total.

ENG 4500 – Variable Topics: English – Credits: 3

Graduate Certificate Total Credits: 18

Course Descriptions

Program Contact

Dr. Jill Adams, professor of English at MSU Denver

Dr. Jill Adams, Professor of English

Contact Dr. Jill Adams for more information about the English Education Graduate Certificate.

Department of English

Contact the Department of English

Email the Department of English

Phone: 303-615-1800

Fax: 720-778-5760

Campus Location:
King Center
4th floor

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 173362

Campus Box 32

Denver, Colorado 80217-3362