Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families

Each year, thousands of people set out from their home country in search of a better life. Educators and mentors are essential for their success. Our  graduate certificate in Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families prepares you to help immigrants and refugees transition to their new lives and guide them to the opportunities they seek.

In the program you’ll develop an understanding of cultures around the globe and the challenges facing those transitioning to a foreign land. You’ll learn techniques, tools and educational philosophies that will help you guide immigrants to an understanding of their new society and how to learn in it. After earning your certificate, you’ll be encouraged to assume advocacy roles, to participate in professional organizations and to contribute to professional conferences and publications. Apply today.