Online Teaching Certificate

The Online Teaching Certificate draws on the latest information and research regarding online learning methods, teaching tools, assessment, and best practices for teaching in an online or digital environment. Leverage your background and proficiencies as an educator to become a more effective online teaching professional. The certificate is offered as a sequence of one foundational required course, followed by four elective courses. It is designed for anyone who would like to teach online, whether they do this at a K-12 or community college level.

How do I get started?

Enroll in the required course below and at least four elective courses noted below (at least 15 units total).
Required Course:
Elective Courses:

How do I obtain the certificate?

  1. Complete the required course and at least 4 elective courses as specified above.
  2. Click to download the application form.
  3. Return completed application form to CE office, as stated on the form.
  4. Upon receipt of the completed application form, and verification of successful completion of the 15 units, the certificate is awarded and posted to the participant's transcript.