Graduate Credit

*The opportunity below is only available to Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 CSAwesome Professional Development participants.*

Mobile CSP and CSAwesome are now a part of the Computer Science Education certificate offered at the College of St. Scholastica and can be taken for graduate credit directly through the college. Completing this graduate course is optional. Teachers do not need to complete graduate credit to participate in our offered professional development. The 3 credit option described below can be substituted for EDU 6730 Programming and Teaching Java course.

Workshop Information:

Name: EDU 5777 Computer Science Professional Development

Credits: 1-3

Time Commitment: 40 - 45 hours per credit

Cost: $125.00 per credit

Eligibility:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or from the U.S. territories

  • Completed CSAwesome PD in Summer 2020

  • Must participate with other graduate student participants to complete reflection activities during Fall 2020.

  • Must complete all activities and work by the end of the Fall 2020 semester.

Coursework Outline

1 Credit
Prerequisite: Receive a CSAwesome certificate of participation for the Immersion (45 hour) PD
-Students will reflect upon their summer professional development experiences (2-3 pages)
2 Credits
Prerequisite: Receive a CSAwesome certificate of participation for the Extended 65 hour) PD
-Students will reflect upon their summer professional development experiences (2-3 pages)-Students will complete an Applying Your Professional Learning Assignment
3 Credits
Prerequisite: Receive a CSAwesome certificate of participation for the Extended 65 hour) PD
-Students will reflect upon their summer professional development experiences (2-3 pages)-Students will complete an Applying Your Professional Learning Assignment-Students will conduct a review of literature on a relevant CS Education Research topic (5-10 pages)-Students will complete at least 80% of the CSAwesome coursework in Runestone (Units 1-10 only).

Using Graduate Credits in Your State:

If you are seeking graduate credit for use as CEUs/CPDUs/Clock Hours, please check your state's Department of Education approved provider list and requirements. In some cases states require additional approval processes in order for CSS graduate credits to be accepted. Please contact the National Center for CS Education at csed@css.edu with any questions.

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What Do I Need to Apply:Be a United States citizenBachelor’s degree from an accredited institutionCompleted application (more information below)Official transcript (more information below)

How Do I Apply?

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