• Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy

The Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy addresses the need of UCLA graduate students for more specialized training in undergraduate teaching and professional development. The certificate provides opportunities for graduate students in all fields of study to enhance their teaching abilities, their theoretical knowledge of language and composition pedagogies, and their job market potential. Please note: At this time, the certificate is open only to UCLA graduate students.


Scroll down for more information on certificate requirements, course offerings, our application, and more. You can also contact us with questions or to schedule a consultation at wpgradcert@ucla.edu

  • Requirements & Course List

    Learn about program requirements and view full descriptions of eligible courses.

    Requirements & Courses
  • 2024-25 Academic Year Schedule

    Find out when certificate-eligible courses will be offered this year.

  • Eligibility & Application

    Learn more about program eligibility and how to apply.

    Eligibility & Application
  • Contact Certificate Coordinator

    Contact the Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy Coordinator.

    Contact Us
  • Teaching Opportunities

    View upcoming certificate-eligible teaching opportunities.

    Teaching Opportunities
  • Certificate Faculty

    Meet the Writing Programs faculty who teach with the Certificate Program.

    Certificate Faculty
  • Creating Connections Symposium

    Learn more about the Creating Connections Symposium, an annual campus-wide event organized by students in the Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy.

    Creating Connections Symposium
  • Testimonials

    See what graduates of the program have to say about the Graduate Certificate in Writing Pedagogy.