University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Insect Biology for Educators, Certificate



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Insect Biology for Educators, Certificate

Format: Online

Program Description:

The 13 credit hour Insect Biology for Educators Graduate Certificate program is designed to provide continuing education for teachers and other educators in the biological sciences. Students will learn to implement inquiry-based lesson plans for their classrooms or workshops and can complete the certificate part time. Students who complete the program will be awarded a certificate from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

All courses in the program are delivered online.

Who Should Consider This Degree?

•K-12 science educators

•Extension educators

•Any educator interested in expanding their knowledge of biological science


The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Chartered in 1869, UNL is an educational institution of international stature. Nebraska is listed by the Carnegie Foundation within the "Research Universities (very high research activity)" category. UNL is a land-grant university and a member of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU). UNL celebrated the 140th anniversary of its founding on Feb. 15, 2009.

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English, demonstrate English proficiency by providing at least one of the following: Paper-based TOEFL score of at least 550 Internet-based TOEFL score of at least 79

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 13

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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