Paraeducator CC

Education, Human Services, and Criminal Justice Department | CC - Certificate of Completion | 1 year

Earn your Paraeducator certificate at Clackamas Community College and work towards a rewarding career in education.

Are you interested in making connections that lead to a career in education? The one-year Paraeducator certificate from Clackamas Community College allows you to teach as a highly qualified paraeducator in Oregon. With a number of online courses and cooperative work experience options, you can earn your certificate on your own schedule and you can even transfer to Portland State University to become a teacher!

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Paraeducator CC

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Description and Outcomes

Paraeducator Core Requirements

Complete 3 credits of ED-280
  • ED-280
  • Practicum/CWE
  • 3
 
Complete the following Paraeducator Core Requirements
  • ED-100
  • Introduction to Education
  • 3
  • ED-113
  • Instructional Strategies in Reading & Language Arts
  • 3
  • ED-114
  • Instructional Strategies in Math & Science
  • 3
  • ED-130
  • Comprehensive Classroom Management
  • 3
  • ED-131
  • Instructional Strategies
  • 3
  • ED-169
  • Overview of Students With Special Needs
  • 3
  • ED-200
  • Foundations of Education
  • 3
  • ED-229
  • Learning & Development
  • 3
  • ED-235
  • Educational Technology
  • 3
  • ED-254
  • Instructional Strategies for Dual Language Learners
  • 3
 

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-065
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4
 

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-121
  • WR-121
  • English Composition
  • 4
 

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete ED-258
  • ED-258
  • Multicultural Education
  • 3
 

General Electives

Complete 3 credits of Paraeducator General Electives. This may consist of any college-level course.
 
Total Credits Required: 47