University of Central Florida

College of Education and Human Performance



University Tower, Room 320

PO Box 160112

Orlando, FL 32826

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Professoriate graduate certificate program is designed to introduce doctoral students to all of the responsibilities of university professors: designing effective learning environments, remaining active in research and attracting funding, and supporting the governance and administration of their school. The graduate certificate program, along with the UCF doctoral programs, will provide a foundation of skills and knowledge for students in all disciplines an fields. Course work and internship experience will culminate with students developing an academic portfolio for faculty positions.

International Student Requirements:

In order to enroll in graduate classes, students must have obtained a baccalaureate or higher degree, prior to the start of the term for which the student is admitted, from a regionally accredited institution or from a recognized foreign institution. International students are not eligible for nondegree/certificate status unless they hold an eligible visa. International applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early. Also, international applicants should ensure all supporting documents, including those required to issue an I-20, are received by the stated application deadline. Only official documentation is accepted and it is the student's responsibility to submit all documents by the application deadline.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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