FGCU College of Education offers five certificate programs.
The Teacher Immersion Program (TIP) is an Educator Preparation Institute (EPI) approved by the Florida Department of Education that provides an alternative route to certification. This program is designed for career changers and those with degrees in areas other than education who wish to become teachers. It is delivered at the graduate level and includes eight 3-credit hour courses, including an internship.
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