Educational Therapy, Certificate | Part time online | University of California, Riverside | United States
12 months
4200 USD/year
4200 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Educational Therapists do more than identify where a student is struggling or what they need to learn. They identify why a student is struggling and how they learn best! Educational Therapy is offered at University of California, Riverside.


Expand your existing knowledge base and career options through our Professional Certificate in Educational Therapy. Learn how to demystify both common and unique learning issues, and work to create and implement individualized treatment plans to meet your client's needs.

 As increased class sizes and limited resources constrain special education programs and services, the demand for Educational Therapists is expected to continue with an upward trajectory. Many choose to establish their own private practice, while others contract with school districts. Educational Therapy offered at University of California, Riverside combines theory with practice, with both coursework and fieldwork. Under the guidance of experienced professionals, you are certain to receive high quality instruction, which you can immediately implement in your career.

What You'll Learn

  • Methods of identifying typical and atypical learning patterns and issues
  • Creating and implementing individualized treatment plans to meet each client's needs
  • Methods for performing comprehensive personalized assessments
  • How information from other professionals, educators, and family members can be incorporated into a comprehensive educational therapy plan

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Understanding Learning Differences

  • Psychology of Human Learning

  • Principles of Educational Therapy

  • Techniques of Educational Therapy, Part I: Academic and Content Areas

  • Advanced Educational Assessment

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




21 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 in university-level coursework
  • Related coursework or credential in special education, learning disabilities, speech/language development, psychology, educational psychology or related field
  • Two years of K-12 classroom teaching or related experience
  • Applicants who are not credentialed teachers or who have not taken a general reading course, must complete EDUC X450.17 - Methods for Teaching Reading (4 units) before enrolling in any Level II course.

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4200 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    4200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4200 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


Other interesting programmes for you

Our partners

Educational Therapy
University of California, Riverside
Educational Therapy
University of California, Riverside


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!