The University of St. Thomas’ Schools of Engineering and Education offer Engineering Education through the Center for Engineering Education (CEE). The mission of CEE is to prepare future and current P-12 educators to teach integrated STEM education with an engineering focus. The Center offers an engineering minor and a graduate certificate in Engineering Education. The classes may be taken as an individual course, as part of the minor/graduate certificate and/or part of the Master's in Curriculum and Instruction. Course materials include an attunement to education standards with a special focus on the Next Generation Science Standards. A printable flyer is available Center for Eng Ed courses 5-15-14
To register for the graduate certificate program complete the application available at https://webapp.stthomas.edu/engineering/admissions/app/accountCreation.htm Under "degree level" choose "Certificate" and under "major" choose "Certificate in Engineering for Educators". (Do not chose Professional Development under "degree level".) Please note that a resume is not required, and that we waive the registration fee for this certificate. Use the waiver code "EGED". Students must complete an application before registering for classes.
Fall 2014 semester application deadline is approximately August 9, 2014; course registration is deadline is approximately August 29, 2014. Spring 2015 semester application deadline is approximately January 3, 2015; course registration deadline is approximately February 2, 2015. Summer 2015 semester application deadline is approximately May 1, 2015; course registration deadline is approximately May 27, 2015. Course registration closes one day before the beginning of the semester. Contact Deb Besser at deb.Besser@stthomas.edu if you have any questions.
Undergraduate students may enroll in the minor in Engineering Education. Please contact Dr. Deb Besser (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any registration questions.