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Certificate in Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate

Foster safer, more supportive school environments

The online graduate Certificate in Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate, offered by Quinnipiac’s School of Education, prepares you with the hands-on experience needed to implement a lasting, SEL-based culture within your school. Inspire change and create a learning environment where all students can comfortably learn and grow.

15 Total Credits

1 Year To Complete

100% Online Format

Quinnipiac’s online Certificate in Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate features:

  • A research-based curriculum that leverages insights from the Comer School Development Model to drive positive learning outcomes.

  • Actionable skills that explore social and emotional learning through the lens of creating lasting structural changes within your school.

  • Hands-on experience in the creation of an action plan that you can implement within your school.

  • Stackable credits that can be applied toward your Sixth-Year Diploma in Educational Leadership. 

  • Outstanding faculty with decades of classroom experience, who are wholly committed to your success.

  • Flexible coursework designed with working educators in mind.

  • Personalized support throughout your studies from admissions to technical support.

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Your Future Is Bright

Quinnipiac’s Certificate in Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate makes it easy to accelerate your career success. These statistics highlight the benefits of SEL expertise:

91% Improved Learning

The McGraw Hill 2021 Social and Emotional Learning Report found that 91% of teachers nationwide believe that a focus on SEL will improve students’ grades.

6% Graduation Rate Improvement

CASEL research has found a 6% improvement in high school graduation rates among schools with SEL programs.

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11:1 Return on Investment

Additional CASEL research has found that for every one dollar spent on a strong SEL climate, there is a return of $11 for the school.

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Ready to lead positive change within your school with a Certificate in Social and Emotional Learning and School Climate? Complete the form to receive access to:

  • A dedicated advisor to answer any questions you have about the program or admissions process.

  • Special application offers and program-specific updates.

  • Exclusive content to build a premier application file.



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