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Education Paraprofessional

The Education Paraprofessional program provides theory and practice in the skills for working as effective members of instructional teams. An education paraprofessional works under the supervision of a licensed/certificated staff member to assist and support educational services.

Program Options

Possible positions this degree prepares a student for are ESL/bilingual/migrant paraeducator, ECEAP family support specialist, education assistant, guidance specialist, instructional aide, interpreter, transition specialist, playground assistant, special education assistant, teacher aide, and tutor.

Many of the courses in the Education Paraprofessional program transfer directly to Western Washington University or other four-year institutions. Check with the transfer counselor for the most up to date information.

ATA Degree Options

  • Education Paraprofessional

Certificate Options

  • Language and Literacy
  • Teaching and Learning

See our All the Details page for complete degree and certificate information.

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Barbara Martinez-Griego
Department Chair

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