Outreach and Program Services

Pawley Hall
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester , MI 48309-4482
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Multiple Office and Class Locations

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Which Program is Right for Me?

For the
Teacher/Administrator
Obtain my Professional CertificateEducator Certification
Renew my Professional Teaching Certificate2-6 credit hour courses
Renew my Provisional Teaching CertificateEducator Certification
Renew my Administrator Certificate2-6 credit hour courses
Earn Clock Hours (SCECHs)Educator Workshops
Become a Teacher LeaderM.Ed. in Teacher Leadership
Obtain Administrative CertificationM.Ed. in Educational Leadership
Ed.S. in Leadership with K-12 Administrator Certificate
Obtain Central Office CertificationCentral Office Administration
Advance to a career in higher education  Ph.D. in Educational Leadership
Ph.D. in Early Childhood Education
Ph.D. in Reading & Language Arts
Earn an endorsement in

Early Childhood Education (ZS)
Reading and Language Arts (BT, BX, or BR)
Special Education - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Special Education - Learning Disability (LD)
Special Education - Emotional Impairment (EI)

Earn a master's degree in Special Education

M.Ed. in Special Education with ABA
M.Ed. in Special Education with ASD
M.Ed. in Special Education with EI
M.Ed. in Special Education with SLD

Learn the Principles of ABAApplied Behavior Analysis Certificate

Note: This is not inclusive of every offering from the School of Education and Human Services. Please visit the Academic Departments link at oakland.edu/sehs to learn more.

For the
Counselor
Become a CounselorSchool or Community Counseling
Renew my Counseling LicenseCounseling Department
Advance to a career in post-secondary educationDoctor of Philosophy in Education: Counseling
Concentrate in Career/Workforce Development
Specialize in AutismGraduate Certificate in ASD: Multiple Disciplines
Specialize in students with special needs / emotional impairments / EBDM.Ed. in Special Education with EI
Become a BCBA (Board-Certified Behavior Analyst)M.Ed. in Special Education with ABA

Note: This is not inclusive of every offering from the School of Education and Human Services.  Please visit the Academic Departments link at oakland.edu/sehs to learn more.

For the
HR Professional
Gain Knowledge/Skills in Career/Workforce DevelopmentCareer Development Facilitator Certificate (Non-credit)
Be prepared for administrative and training careers in business and industry, where you can create new ways to train and support employeesBachelors in Human Resource Development
Diagnose, design and evaluate performance problems and opportunitiesMaster of Training and Development
Increase knowledge of ASD and apply it in the workplaceGraduate Certificate in ASD: Multiple Disciplines
Increase knowledge of emotional/behavioral issues that may interfere with workplace performanceM.Ed. in Special Education with EI

Note: This is not inclusive of every offering from the School of Education and Human Services.  Please visit the Academic Departments link at oakland.edu/sehs to learn more.

For Non-
Teaching Professionals
Become a Teacher

BS Elementary Education w/Provisional Certificate 
BS Secondary Education w/Provisional Certificate
Elementary Education [MAT] w/Provisional Certificate
Secondary Education [MAT] w/Provisional Certificate 

Gain knowledge/skills in Career/Workforce Development
Learn about Early Childhood EducationM.Ed. in Early Childhood Education
Diagnose, design and evaluate performance problems and opportunitiesMaster of Training and Development



Special Education options for non-teachers

Enhance Knowledge/Skills in ASD for Non-Teaching ProfessionalsSpecial Education - Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Increase knowledge of ASD and apply it to your profession

Graduate Certificate in ASD: Multiple Disciplines

Become a BCBA (Board-Certified Behavior Analyst)

Applied Behavioral Analysis Certificate
M.Ed. in Special Education with ABA

Become a Board-Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA)

Contact Susan at martino@oakland.edu
Become a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)Contact Susan at martino@oakland.edu
Enhance knowledge/skills in emotional/behavior issues

M.Ed. in Special Education with EI

Note: This is not inclusive of every offering from the School of Education and Human Services.  Please visit the Academic Departments link at oakland.edu/sehs to learn more.