Paraprofessional: Teaching Assistant (Certificate)

Online Paraprofessional: Teaching Assistant (Certificate) Program

One of the hottest things going in education is the role of the paraprofessional teaching assistant. Paraprofessional teaching assistants can often mean the difference between helping a young student achieve and watching them fail. Today’s teaching assistant is quickly becoming an essential element in elementary, middle and high school classrooms. If this sounds like your kind of career, get started with a Paraprofessional: Teaching Assistant Certificate from Grantham University.

This 13-credit-hour certificate program is 100% online to give you the flexibility to take classes on your terms. And it can be completed in half a year, putting you on the path to a new career ... and possibly giving you the boost you need to complete an associate or bachelor’s degree program.

Paraprofessional: Teaching Assistant Certificate Program Outcomes

By providing a solid foundation in educational enrichment classes – reading, writing, mathematics and test-taking – through relevant curriculum and exercises, this 13-credit-hour program enhances competencies in ...

  • Read and comprehend a variety of texts
  • Demonstrate effective writing skills
  • Apply test taking strategies to practice and final ETS ParaPro or ACT WorkKey assessments
  • Demonstrate fundamental concepts of Mathematics

Plus, the skills you will have earned upon completion of the Paraprofessional: Teaching Assistant Certificate Program will put you well on the way toward taking national tests such as the ETS ParaPro Assessment and ACT WorkKeys.

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, military personnel, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Textbook Information

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
GU100 Student Success 1
EN101 English Composition I 3
MA105 College Algebra 3
ED240 Reading Strategies 3
ED250 Test Taking Strategies 3
Program and core: 13
Electives (0): 0
Total: 13

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Certificate
Delivery method: Online
Availability: Available

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