Gifted, Talented and Creative Teachers Certificate Online
Prepare to deliver rigorous, inspiring curriculum and instruction to both nurture and challenge advanced students.
What our Gifted, Talented, and Creative Teachers Certificate offers
This certificate in Gifted Education will prepare teacher candidates to facilitate or coordinate programs for gifted, talented, and creative students within Arkansas and other states. This licensure program certifies teachers for Gifted Education K-12.
As licensure requirements may change without notice, it is the responsibility of the student to confirm the requirements for licensure in his/her state as it applies to the participation in an out-of-state degree program.
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Affordable tuition at A-State
Our Gifted, Talented and Creative Teachers Certificate online program offers the same affordable tuition to all U.S. residents. All fees are included.
Our application deadlines and class schedules
Our Gifted, Talented and Creative Teachers Certificate online program is designed to be flexible and convenient for working professionals, featuring accelerated coursework and multiple start dates a year.
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Find your fit for our online program
Students interested in this certificate program do not need any teaching experience.
- Online application
- Bachelor’s degree
- Valid teaching license
- Have a Baccalaureate degree with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least a 2.75 on a 4.00 scale from an accredited institution
- Valid teaching certificate
- A written commitment from an educator who will function as your mentor during the degree program. Applicants should review the qualifications and responsibilities with their chosen mentor prior to having the mentor complete the Mentor Form.
For further information concerning admissions, contact A-State Online Services at 866-881-3168, or email the Graduate Admission Coordinator.
If you have questions during that time, you can use our Self Service feature, which allows you to see when transcripts and teaching certificates reach our offices. When you receive your decision letter, it will provide instructions for enrolling yourself into the program and downloading the necessary software. If you have questions during this process, please call us at 866-621-8096.
Arkansas State University is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and completion information on the programs offered by Arkansas State University, please visit www.state.tn.us/thec and click on the Authorized Institutions Data button.
While not required for admission, Teacher/Leader Effectiveness Credentials will be required prior to registering for your first course.
Submit all documents to:
P.O. Box 2520
State University, AR 72467
Email: [email protected]
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c/o Central Receiving
2713 Pawnee St.
Jonesboro, AR 72401
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Learn more about our gifted education online certificate plan
Students in the Gifted, Talented and Creative Teachers Certificate online program must complete the following six courses (18 credit hours).