Online Teaching Certificate Program
This certificate program is designed to help individuals learn how to design, develop, and implement online instructional modules for a broad range of learners. The program consists of four classes for a total of 12 credits and would be suitable for anyone interested in becoming more proficient in the area of online teaching. Students will learn how to use a wide-range of technologies to facilitate online learning and have the opportunity to implement many of the online modules they create in order to increase their confidence and competence in web-based instruction. Coursework also emphasizes research-based pedagogical practices and instructional design. This certificate is granted by the College of Education, Health, and Human Services and is not a university or state administered certification.
Admission Requirements & Application
Eligibility for regular admission includes:
- Completed application form
- $60.00 application fee
- Official transcript(s) from each college/university attended
- Completion of a bachelor's degree at an accredited institution
- 2.75 undergraduate/graduate grade point average or better
Individuals who wish to apply for this program may initiate the application process online at: umdearborn.edu/cehhs/693110.
Transfer of Credit
Transfer credit is not accepted for the Online Teaching Certificate Program.
All coursework toward the Online Teaching Certificate must be completed within 3 consecutive years from the date of first enrollment in the program. Students whose grade point average falls below a B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) will be placed on probation.
Contact the Office of Student Success at 313-593-5090 for additional information or consult the College of Education, Health, and Human Services program web page at: umdearborn.edu/cehhs/cehhs_cert_online_teaching/
The Online Teaching Certificate program of study is 12 credit hours. A minimum cumulative GPA of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) must be maintained to continue enrollment in the program. The program requires successful completion of the following courses:
|EDT 502||Survey of Educ Tech Tools||3|
|EDT 514||Application of Instrl Design||3|
|EDT 520||Intro to Teaching/Learn Online||3|
|EDT 522||Educating the Digital Learner||3|
|Total Credit Hours||12|