The Certified Financial Planner® Certification Education program is offered in classroom and online formats. This course teaches the core curriculum necessary to meet the educational requirement to sit for the CFP® exam, including completion of a financial plan development (capstone) course registered with the CFP Board.
The Certified Management Accountant program at Rice University is a live, instructor-led online course that prepares you for Parts I and II of the CMA® exam to earn the Institute of Management Accountants' CMA designation. Rice offers CMA Part I and CMA Part II courses which may be taken separately and in any order.
The College Access Counseling Certificate Program is a 40-hour minimum (non-credit, Continued Professional Education - CPE) certificate program that fulfills the professional needs of secondary college access counselors. The program has been specifically designed to increase the participants' knowledge and improve their capacity to assist students in navigating the pathway to college.
The Comprehensive Fund Development Certificate Program will be useful for fundraising professionals to develop a well-rounded understanding of the profession, and it will help other nonprofit professionals and volunteers learn the fundamentals for successful fundraising.
The LINE program is a 10-month journey designed to assist nonprofit leaders and those aspiring to leadership roles in the nonprofit sector to build their current skillsets and become effective and successful leaders of nonprofit organizations. The LINE program combines the academic rigor of Rice University and the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies' dedication to philanthropic success to offer you the catalyst you need to propel your organization to the next level or give you the confidence to pursue your nonprofit career aspirations
Rice paralegals are in demand. The Paralegal Graduate Certificate program is skills-based and offered in both a classroom and online format. The paralegal studies program is taught by practicing attorneys and includes career search support. Individuals who successfully complete the program receive a Rice Certificate of Achievement.
Candidates already holding a master’s degree may choose to earn the principal certification only. Candidates needing to earn a master’s degree can do so via our Master of Arts in Teaching program (MAT). The MAT plan of study can facilitate a specialization in educational leadership, allowing you to earn your MAT and principal certification simultaneously.
Rice University is the Society for Human Resource Management® exclusive university partner in the Houston area. The Glasscock School's SHRM-CP® program prepares professionals to sit for the SHRM-CP exam. The SHRM-CP credential is designed for HR professionals whose responsibilities include implementing policies, contact with staff and stakeholders and those performing routine HR activity.
Rice University Teacher Education offers two options for Rice undergraduate students interested in a career in education. Students may choose to earn either a Texas teaching certificate (in a specified field) or a Texas teaching certificate and a Master of Arts in Teaching. With either option, our dedicated faculty offer pre-service teachers an exceptional amount of personal contact, coaching, support and supervision.