Gifted Education Extension (Advanced Certificate)

The Gifted Education Extension can be completed as part of the MSEd in Differentiated Instruction or as a stand-alone Advanced Certificate. 


EDDI 505Introduction to Differentiated Instruction3
EDDI 510Introduction to Gifted Education and Collaboration3
EDDI 515Identification and Assessment of Students in Gifted Education3
EDDI 520Curriculum Development for Gifted Students3
Total Credits12

In addition to the coursework requirements, students must pass the CST to received New York State certification.  Candidates may also have to complete specific education workshops (e.g., dignity for all students, school violence prevention) if they have not completed them recently.

Licensure Disclosure

Canisius College cannot determine whether completion of this program would be sufficient to meet licensure requirements outside of New York State for the intended occupation. We advise you to contact your state licensing board or appropriate licensing entity to determine whether the program meets requirements for Professional Licensure in the state where you are located or the state in which you intend to pursue licensure. Please contact the associate dean of your school if you have further questions.