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Educator Preparation Institute, C.C.C.

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Banner Code: CBTC

College Credit Certificate

(21 credit hours)

The Educator Preparation Institute (EPI) provides a pathway for individuals who have earned a four-year degree or higher from an accredited institution to enter the field of teaching through competency-based alternative certification. The EPI program is a seven course online, collaborative program that can be completed in less than one year.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will use a variety of assessments based on K12 standards and apply results of assessments to determine instructional strategies.
  2. Students will use various instructional strategies to deliver rigorous lessons that meet the needs of all students.
  3. Students will demonstrate the ability to maintain a positive, organized and safe learning environment that meets the needs of a diverse student population.

Requirements for Program Participation:

  • possess a baccalaureate degree (or higher) from a regionally accredited college or university
  • submit to finger printing for background check
  • possess the dispositions suitable for becoming a teacher
  • be of good moral character
  • be competent and capable of performing the duties, functions, and responsibilities of an educator
  • have a valid statement of eligibility for certification from the FLDOE
  • receive a passing score on General Knowledge Exam

Educator Preparation Institute Total 21 Credit Hours

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