Become a leader in online education.

Learn how to enhance student learning online in the Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching from Lesley University. Our program focuses on the tools, features, and pedagogical practices of teaching online. You’ll explore topics such as emerging technologies, universal design for learning (UDL), facilitating and communicating online, and developing an online course. And you’ll study in a convenient, fully online environment with experienced faculty and engaged peers.

If you have a master’s degree from an accredited institution and hold an initial Massachusetts teaching license in instructional technology, you may use this program to
earn your professional license. To learn more about these and other licensure options, contact your enrollment counselor.

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Advantages

  • Maintain your current work and personal schedule by studying online.
  • Benefit from one-on-one academic advising.

Outcomes

For detailed information about programmatic outcomes, please click here.

Program of Study

2015-2016 Graduate Academic Catalog

Course Type Credits
ECOMP 6201 Online Teaching: Introduction to Design and Practice
3
ECOMP 6202 Online Teaching: Assessment and Evaluation
3
ECOMP 6203 Online Teaching: Building Communities and Facilitating Student Discussions
3
ECOMP 6204 Online Teaching: Course Design, Development, and Strategies
3
ECOMP 7017 Online Teaching: Issues and Implementation
3
TOTAL CREDITS 15

Faculty Spotlight

Joan Thormann

Professor

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S. Carmin Karasic

Adjunct Professor, National Faculty

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Cost

Tuition is $590 per credit hour.

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Admission Requirements

You’ll need:
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts
  • A personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A résumé
  • If you are pursuing a graduate certificate for professional licensure or endorsement in Massachusetts, you will need to submit your bachelor’s and master’s transcripts with a copy of your initial license. Please speak with an admissions counselor to verify which license is required for the professional license/endorsement you are seeking.

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