University of Texas at El Paso Academic Catalog

Academic Catalog

Graduate Certificate in Engineering Education

The Graduate Certificate in Engineering Education is designed to give all engineering graduate students an overview of current engineering education research topics and practices for teaching and learning in engineering. In particular, the goal of this certificate is to prepare engineering graduate students interested in pursuing faculty or K-12 STEM teaching positions and help them develop as a researcher and educator in engineering.

Degree Plan 

Required Courses
ENGR 5351Eng Fund Thru Innovation3
ENGR 5352Design and Systems Eng Educ3
ENGR 5353Strategies For Eng Innovation3
ENGR 5354Sustaining 7-12 Eng Programs3
Electives
Select six hours from the following:6
Found of Bil and Teach Emr Bil
Leadshp & Entrep in Eng Career
Current Topics in Math Educ.
Curriculum in Secondary School
Topics CLD Ed for Lrnr w/Sp Nd
Authentic/Perf Assess Clsrm
Total Hours18