This 12-credit graduate certificate is designed for professionals who are interested in working with gifted children. Students completing this certificate fulfill the coursework requirements for the VDOE add-on endorsement in gifted education for currently-licensed teachers.


For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Banner Code: E1-CERG-EDGE

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 12

This certificate may be pursued on a full-or part-time basis.


EDCI 621Introduction to Gifted and Talented Learners3
EDCI 622Curriculum and Instructional Strategies for Gifted Learners3
EDCI 623Supporting the Social Emotional Needs of Gifted Learners3
EDCI 624Advanced Assessment and Evaluation of Gifted Learners3
Total Credits12