Waldorf Certificate Program (Year-Round)

The Waldorf Certificate is available to individuals who are solely interested in pursuing training as a Waldorf teacher. (Applicants without a BA must have at least 60 credits and have experience in education.) The Waldorf Certificate Program is a summer entry program:

Requirements

  • Minimum number of required semesters: 4
  • Expected study sequence: Summer, Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Total Credits: 28–credit minimum
FIRST SUMMER (Classes are held for three weeks in July in Wilton, NH) 6 Credits
Anthroposophy: Projective Geometry 1
Human Development 1
Evolving Consciousness 1 1
Eurythmy I 1
Speech I 1
Modeling 1 1
Plus non-credit courses (Singing, etc.) 0
FIRST FALL (Classes are held Thursdays and Fridays with occasional weekends in Keene, NH) 9 Credits
Waldorf Curriculum Preparation 1 2
Evolving Consciousness 2 3
Drawing 1
Painting 2
Oberufer Play 0
Today’s Child 0
Workshop in Middle School Drawing 0
Sculptural Modeling 0
Professional Seminar 0
Elective (recommended: Movement and Storytelling) 1
FIRST SPRING (Classes are held Fridays with occasional weekends in Keene, NH) 7 Credits
Waldorf Curriculum 2 2
Waldorf Administration 1
Waldorf Methods in Reading & Math 1
Handwork 0
Internship and Professional Seminar 3
SECOND SUMMER (Classes are held for three weeks in July in Wilton, NH) 6 Credits
Foundations of Human Experience 2
Arts to accompany Foundations 0
Science Curriculum 1
Speech 2 1
Adolescent 1
Music Curriculum 1
Plus non-credit courses (Bothmer Gymnastics/Games, etc.) 0