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Online Distance Learning Certificate

  • Delivery: 
    Primarily Online
  • Cost: 
    $676.67 per credit (MN resident); $1,046.67 per credit (non-resident)
  • Total credits: 
    12
  • Credential: 
    Graduate Certificate
  • Admission GPA: 
    2.8
  • Application deadlines: 
    July 31 for fall; December 15 for spring; April 30 for summer
  • Campus: 
    Twin Cities
  • College: 
    College of Education and Human Development

The Online Distance Learning Certificate prepares educators and other professionals to design and deliver distance learning opportunities in academic or business settings. This 12-credit program will enable students to successfully design, develop, and deliver curriculum online; use interactive online media; and create online learning communities for business settings and K-12 and post-secondary schools.

Required Courses

  • CI 5321 Foundations of Distance Education (3 cr)
  • CI 5323 Online Learning Communities (3 cr)
  • CI 5325 Designing and Developing Online Distance Learning (3 cr)
  • CI 5327 Designing Online Adventure Learning (3 cr)