Programs

Teaching & Communication Ocean Sciences Broader Impacts

Description

The Teaching and Communicating Ocean Sciences Broader Impacts Graduate Certificate program is intended to develop, practice and advance students skill set to lead broader impact activities and compare for competitive grant writing. Course activities will include practice in outdoor natural environments, labs and classrooms. Students will develop syllabus and practice teaching a component of an undergraduate STEM course, and a pre-college STEM program.

Course Location/Delivery

The Certificate is offered at the St Petersburg campus and partially online.

Admission Requirements

Applicants for the Certificate should have:

Application Process

To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Prerequisites

None are required.

Requirements

Total of 12 credit hours for the certificate.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

Electives (3 credit hours)

Choose one of the follow:

*Other courses as approved by Certificate Director

Time limit

Five years

Credit Toward Graduate Degree

Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Standardized Tests

International students must submit a TOEFL score when English is not the native language. A minimum score of 550 on the paper-based test or 79 on the web-based test is required.

Contacts

Director - Teresa Greely, PhD
727-553-3921
greely@usf.edu

Advisor - Angela Lodge, PhD
727-552-2281
alodge@usf.edu

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813-974-4926
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