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Multicultural Education, Graduate Certificate

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Officially approved as:     

Stand Alone:  Yes  
Degree Dependent:   

Total Credit Hours:  12

Certificate description: This certificate will provide the requisite awareness, knowledge and skill to effectively work with students and families from diverse cultural backgrounds and is ideal for teachers, counselors and administrators in P-12 school settings. By creating this online certificate, Mizzou is working to increase the number of qualified teachers and other school personnel who can serve diverse populations and prepare all students to function more effectively in society. The 15-hour certificate can be completed entirely online, but some students may choose electives that are offered on campus in Columbia, Mo.

Required Application Materials

  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation: should attest to your professional competence, academic preparation and potential for graduate work.

Certificate web site:

For information about certificate, contact:
Dr. Francisco “Cisco” Sanchez, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Counseling Psychology
Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology
University of Missouri—Columbia

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Phone:  (573) 882-3651
Address:  16 Hill Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211

Federal Gainful Employment Disclosure

Graduate Certificate in Multicultural Education
Program Length24 months
Program Costs
  • $4,632 for in-state tuition
  • $8,050 for out-of-state tuition
  • $1,130 for mandatory fees
  • $1,026 for books and supplies
  • This College charges an additional $53.00 per credit hour for course fee.
  • All tuition and fees are subject to change. A student’s residency (e.g., resident vs. nonresident), location (e.g., on campus vs. online) and enrollment level (i.e., number of credit hours taken) effect tuition and fee costs. Visit the MU Cashiers Office website for more program cost information.
Median DebtOf the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $4,947 of debt.
Licensure RequirementThe following states do not have licensure requirements for this profession:
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