The 15-credit Graduate Certificate in International Baccalaureate (IB) in Teaching and Learning provides advanced professional development for teachers on the philosophy, elements, and assessments of the Primary Years Programme (PYP), Middle Years Programme (MYP), and Diploma Programme (DP). The coursework focuses on the theory, pedagogy, and research under-girding the International Baccalaureate programs. Upon completion of this graduate certificate, teachers may apply to the International Baccalaureate (IB) organization for the IB certificate in teaching and learning. This graduate certificate may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis.


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

Banner Code: E1-CERG-IBTL

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 15

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


EDUC 621Teaching and Learning in the International Baccalaureate Programme3
EDUC 622Curriculum Development across IB Programs3
EDUC 623Models and Strategies for Teaching and Learning in IB Schools3
EDUC 624Assessment and Learning in IB Schools3
EDUC 626Inquiry into Action: IB Teachers, Learners, and Schools3
Total Credits15