Training & Development Certificate

Graduate Studies

- Are you looking to build and validate your professional skills?

- Are you looking to differentiate yourself in a competitive job market?

- Are you looking to broaden your career opportunities?

- Are you looking to enhance your professional expertise?

 

Program Overview


Stockton's Training and Development Certificate prepares professionals to enhance their skills and knowledge and to develop effective in-house training and other programs to increase workplace performance. This one-year, accelerated program provides a foundation for the necessary skills for transferring learning to practical, on-the-job application; for developing and evaluating authentic learning experiences aligned with enterprise business objectives; and for engaging participants during learning experiences.

The Training and Development Certificate provides a great way to gain specialized knowledge that will set you apart from the competition. Earning an undergraduate or graduate certificate from Stockton can enhance your existing bachelor's or master's degree and improve your marketability for current and future employers in this fluctuating job market.

This program is offered in an unique and convenient format in which the student chooses the course delivery method. If you want to attend face-to-face, online, or utilize a blended approach, the choice is yours. Opportunities for face-to-face and online collaboration are integrated through each class. The student can choose their class format on a weekly basis or at the start of each term. This flexibility allows the student to obtain the necessary learning opportunities at his or her own pace.
 

Curriculum

Quality academic instruction provides the essential knowledge and skills needed to be effective in today's complex business world.

The Training and Development Certificate is offered at one of Stockton’s Atlantic County locations and in an online or blended format. This program is offered in a unique and convenient format in which the student chooses the course delivery method. If you want to attend face-to-face, online, or utilize a blended approach, the choice is yours. Opportunities for face-to-face and online collaboration are integrated through each class. Student can choose their class format on a weekly basis or at the start of each term. This flexibility allows the student to obtain the necessary learning content at his or her own pace. 

The Training and Development Certificate is offering six courses in this one-year accelerated program:

Human Performance Improvement and Tools  (Summer)
Project Management  (Summer)
Technology and Learning  (Fall Sub term A)
Adult Learning  (Fall Sub term B)
Special Topics (Spring)
Grant Writing (Spring)
 

Registration Information

Please select from the following options:

Non-Matriculated Option: Register for University Credit as a Non-Matriculated Student.

Graduate Students: If you are not currently enrolled in any of Stockton's undergraduate or graduate programs, you must register as a Non-Matriculated Student. Once you are registered, you will be able to add the course via your goStockton Portal.

Non-Stockton Students with a master's degree: Take up to two courses (6 credits) as a non-matriculated student by filling out the Graduate Non-Matriculated Registration Form.

Matriculated Option:

Graduate Students may apply to the Training and Development Certificate Program. The benefits of applying include a Certificate of Graduate Study at the end of the program and priority registration (view the admissions criteria below).

Professional Development (non-credit) Option:

Anyone interested in taking courses for professional development hours may also take the five Training and Development courses. Registration for this option is directly through the SRI-ETTC Website.


Admissions Criteria
Application Deadline
Fall: July 1
Spring: December 1

 

 

To apply to this Certificate program as a matriculated graduate student you must submit the following:

  1. Discover Stockton Online Application (you must create a Discover Stockton Account)
  2. Application Fee:  $50 (non-refundable), submitted with your online application
  3. Graduate Essay
  4. Three current letters of recommendation sent electronically via the Discover Stockton Application
  5. Resume
  6. Official Transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (including Stockton) mailed or dropped off directly to the Office of Graduate Studies

Prospective students are encouraged to attend an Information Session or Open House to learn more about this program. Please click on the following link for the Graduate Events Calendar and to register for an event.

Register for an Information Session

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to e-mail gradschool@stockton.edu or call the Office of Graduate Studies at 609-626-3640.