Introduction to the Instructional Assistant Career Online Certificate Programs

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Educators do so much more than teach on any given day, and teachers often need the support of in-classroom assistants to make sure every student’s needs are met. Moraine Park’s Introduction to the Instructional Assistant

Career Certificate is designed for anyone with an interest in working with students ranging from preschool through grade twelve.

Courses provide an overview of the varied duties instructional assistants and educational paraprofessionals perform.

Online classes cover how children learn, teaching strategies, developing positive relationships with students, supporting the classroom teacher and working with special-needs students. This certificate allows the student to take associate of applied science degree level-courses without the time commitment of a full-time program. All courses are directly transferable into the Instructional Assistant Associate of Applied Science degree.

Professional Certificate
Program number: 97-522-2 

Approximate Costs

  • $125.85 per credit (Wisconsin resident)
  • $188.80 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
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