The Certificate in Cognition and Education is appropriate for graduate students who are considering careers as teachers, higher education professors, educational researchers, educational program administrators, and educational leaders.

Choose from 4 Core Courses
9 credits needed to graduate
Doctoral Level
100 percent faculty commitment
Faculty Research Interests

- How students’ beliefs impact their motivation

- The methods instructors can use to design instructional environments that support students’ motivation and learning.

 

- Multimedia learning

- Constructivism

- The investigation of learning efficacy in mobile and multimedia learning environments

- Cognitive processes and multimedia teaching and learning.

 

Students interested in applying to the Educational Psychology (Graduate Certificate in Educational Psychology) should contact Dr. Brett Jones, by email at brettjones@vt.edu.


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CONTACT US

Dr. Brett Jones
Program Leader
School of Education (0313)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-1880
brettjones@vt.edu

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225 War Memorial Hall
Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA 24061
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School of Education

226 War Memorial Hall (0313)

370 Drillfield Drive

Blacksburg, VA 24061