PEDU 506: Foundations of Education


About the course

Instructor: Dr. Pam Randall
Format: 8 weeks, 100% online
Credits: 3
Suggested recertification points: 90

PEDU 506: Foundations of Education


This course provides foundation to the scope and nature of education in American society as reflected in the historical, philosophical, and sociological forces affecting the development and organization of schooling. Emphasis is given to contemporary cultural issues impacting teaching and learning in a diverse society.  3 credits.

Payment Information

The cost is $280 per credit for Virginia residents and $355 per credit for non-Virginia residents.

While the course doesn’t qualify for federal financial aid, we offer a Graduate Monthly Payment Plan option.  Click here to learn more.

Upcoming Sessions

13mayAll Day08julFoundations of Education (PEDU 506)3 Credits | $280 per credit (in-state)Class typeFor-CreditFor-Credit CourseLicensure & Professional Development


The courses are offered fully online, at our affordable, discounted rate of $280 per credit hour in-state, or $355 per credit hour out-of-state.

rates effective 2022