RPDP currently offers two Science programs:
Middle and High School Science Certificate Programs


Note: These classes count toward salary advancement and relicensure

RPDP Middle School Science Certificate Program (MSSCP)
This 16-credit program consists of courses designed to provide teachers with the science conĀ­tent and instructional strategies to facilitate their success as middle school science teachers. It addresses major topics in the middle school curriculum and gives teachers multiple perspectives on teaching students who take the corresponding course. Each course includes modeling The Components of an Effective Lesson, Teacher Expectancies, linking to high school and middle school science courses, connecting to other disciplines, and practicing hands-on, inquiry-based activities, interactive learning, and participation in a balanced delivery of instruction.

For additional information related to this certificate see; Middle School Science Certificate Program (MSSCP) Overview


RPDP High School Science Certificate Program (HSSCP)
This 16-credit program consists of courses designed to provide teachers with the science conĀ­tent and instructional strategies to facilitate their success as high school science teachers. It addresses major topics in the high school curriculum and gives teachers multiple perspectives on teaching students who take the corresponding course. Each course includes modeling The Components of an Effective Lesson, Teacher Expectancies, linking to high school science courses, connecting to other disciplines, and practicing hands-on, inquiry-based activities, interactive learning, and participation in a balanced delivery of instruction.

For additional information related to this certificate program see; High School Science Certificate Program (HSSCP) Overview