Saint Michael’s is proud to offer alternative learning platforms for students to enhance career-ready skills. The college offers a wide-range of certificate programs, at both the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as professional certificates.
Certificates offered at the undergraduate level:
Microsoft Office Specialist
Saint Michael’s College is an Authorized Certiport Testing Center. Students of the college are able to take certification exams in the following Microsoft Office Specialist products: Excel 2016, Word 2016, PowerPoint 2016, Outlook 2016, Access 2016, OneNote 2013, and SharePoint 2013.
A four-course certification process that helps students learn how to operate during a crisis while also earning a Saint Michael’s College Certification, a Federal Emergency Management Agency: Professional Development Series certification, and meet the academic requirement of the Vermont EMD certificate. This certificate is for both students of the college and external members of the community.
Adventure Sports Coaching
Saint Michael’s loves to find ways to challenge you. Our Certificate in Adventure Sports Coaching (CASC) is accessible to all Saint Michael’s students (undergraduate and graduate). The certificate program is also open to community members who hold an undergraduate degree and are interested in expanding or consolidating their professional credentials.
Summer TESOL Certificate Program
Obtaining your certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) isn’t just a great way to pursue an interest in helping adults acquire English language skills, it’s a passport to the world. Our Summer TESOL/TEFL Certificate Program (formerly Diploma Program) offers an intensive four-week, summer TESOL and TEFL certificate coursework designed to prepare you for teaching English to non-native speakers abroad or in in the U.S.
Certificates offered at the graduate level:
Education: Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study
A post-master’s level certificate that allows a graduate student to pursue an area of concentration within the Graduate Education Program.
Graduate Certificate in TESOL
Not sure you want to complete a full TESOL Master’s Degree, but still want the core skills? The Graduate Certificate in TESOL is an option with the full MA in TESOL program. Students who do not wish to pursue a Master’s Degree or have special training objectives in mind may find that this program best fits their needs.
Online, Self-Paced Professional Courses and Certificates
Saint Michael’s College has partnered with Mindedge Learning to offer a comprehensive catalog of professional development courses and certificates. These on-demand, self-paced courses on a range of today’s most urgent business topics, deliver content through video, interactive exercises, learning assessments, and simulation technology to help you learn.
The Emergency Management (EM) for Professionals certificate program is designed to educate and involve area professionals in all fields in emergency management and disaster mitigation. Additionally, the curriculum will develop students’ skills and training in leadership and community engagement, enhancing their ability to provide service to those affected by disaster.