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2016-2017 Governors State University Academic Catalog 
2016-2017 Governors State University Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Online Teaching

The use of the Internet to deliver education and training in fully-online and web-enhanced formats has grown in all sectors of our economy, creating a need for professionals who possess the skills to develop curriculum and facilitate high-quality online learning. This certificate program in online teaching, offered through the College of Education ,  prepares faculty members and trainers in all settings to design, produce, and facilitate online courses in accordance with best-practice guidelines. In keeping with the nature of this curriculum, all courses toward the certificate are offered online with no on-campus requirements.

Admission Requirements

All courses must be taken in sequence; students will be admitted only in the term in which ONTL - 6101 Introduction to Online Learning (3)  course is offered.

Certificate Completion Requirements

The Certificate in Online Teaching will be awarded to participants who complete the 18 credit-hour program with a “B” or better in each required course and a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. The required courses include the following:

Total - 18 Hours