CCI Teaching Certificates

The certification program is designed to (1) prepare graduate students for an academic career in the field of computing and informatics, and (2) provide a learning opportunity for graduate students to implement active learning strategies in their teaching. Students seeking to earn the CCI Teaching Certificate must fulfill the following requirements prior to their graduation:

Attend CCI TA Workshops

Attend 2 CTL Workshops

  • The CTL Calendar of Events can be found here:  

    • Please remember to register and checkout to complete your registration

  • You will need to complete the “Attend 2 CTL Workshops” Google Form twice, one time for each workshop

Attend 2 CEI Events

  • Events will be posted/ announced on this document. Please check this page regularly for more information.

  • Please complete the “Attend 2 CEI Events” Google Form twice, one time for each event

Your observation of a classroom using TOP

Teach a course as an Instructor of record

  • Contact your supervisor to inform them about your interest in being an instructor of record.

  • Once approved for being an instructor of record, complete and submit the confidentiality agreement. This form is submitted online through the Employee tab in Banner Self-Service.

  • Inform your department’s students specialist that you have completed/updated the agreement. You will need a copy of your blue/yellow Employment  Eligibility Verification card.

    • NOTE: If you do not have an Employment Eligibility Verification card and you are:

      • an international student: contact ISSO

      • a U.S. citizen student: complete your I9 paperwork in the HR office (2nd floor, King Bldg

Faculty observation of your classroom

  • You will need to ask a faculty member of your choosing to observe you while teaching a course.

  • Following the observation, ask the faculty member to give you feedback about your performance in teaching the course material.

  • Write a summary reflecting on the feedback you received on the Google Form

alumni scholarship fund

The Alumni Gives Scholarship allows students to pursue their dreams and contribute to the technology community.  This needs-based scholarship empowers students to overcome financial hurdles while pursuing their education goals and gives preference to underrepresented populations within the CCI student body. 

Give to alumni Crowdfund