Advanced Studies Programs
You can complete Advanced Studies Certificate programs in evenings or weekends at Touro Nevada campus or online. Our programs are constructed to provide practical and realistic courses that are tailored to meet your specific needs and interests for education. The certificate program can advance your career goals and positively affect the outcomes of your students.
Start Date and Application Deadline
Fall 2019 Session I begins November 4, 2019. Application deadline is October 4, 2019.
APE – Adaptive Physical Education
Built around the Nevada Department of Education’s requirements for the APE endorsement, you choose the classes you need to complete your endorsement coursework.
Note — applicants must be licensed as a Special Education or Physical Education teacher to qualify for this endorsement.
ABA – Applied Behavior Analysis
You will learn about improving specific behaviors, such as social skills, communication, reading, and academics as well as adaptive learning skills, such as fine motor dexterity, hygiene, grooming, domestic capabilities, punctuality, and job competence in children with special needs.
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Beginning Spanish Language and Culture
Computer Science and Technology
You will learn to work effectively and equitably with English language learners (ELLs). This Web site provides access to information -- publications, educational materials, and the work of experts in the field -- that promotes high achievement for ELLs.
The Effective Classrooms course will explore best classroom practices with the goal of ensuring instructional activities are as valuable as possible for your student’s outcomes and provide you with tools to manage today’s sometimes unpredictable student groups.
Gifted and Talented Education
Gifted and Talented Education provides experienced teachers with the advanced knowledge and skills to help learners who possess exceptional creativity, drive, and talent. Through specialized coursework, teachers learn to assess student needs based on their social, economic, and cultural backgrounds.
Intermediate Spanish and Culture
You will learn to meet the needs of students with intermediate and advanced Spanish skills. Using conversational Spanish and Latin American culture, you will learn to bridge the language barrier gap between teachers, students, and parents.
Touro Nevada was established to help address critical needs in healthcare and education, and as a resource for community service in the state of Nevada. Come be a part of our family.
- Baccalaureate or higher degree
- Hold U.S. citizenship or a permanent resident status
- Hold a valid state teaching license
You must complete a Touro Nevada application and there is no application fee.
Not all programs are offered each term.
Meet your Touro Nevada Leadership
“Competent educators are critical to the Southern Nevada community and beyond. I am confident our graduates will make a difference in the lives they touch during their long careers.”Shelley Berkley CEO and Senior Provost of Touro University Western Division
You are joining a community of motivated and successful leaders in healthcare and education fields.
Here For You
Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in Southern Nevada.Life at Touro Nevada
Technology & Facilities
Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are a vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.Explore Campus Facilities
Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.Your Faculty & Staff