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This 15-credit certificate provides professionals with specialized knowledge in instructional design and e-learning practices that utilize current and emerging technologies to meet education and training goals in schools, communities, government agencies, and corporate settings. Courses are available online to meet the needs of students who find it difficult to attend our face-to-face courses.

The graduate certificate in e-learning may be pursued on a full-time or part-time basis.


For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Banner Code: E1-CERG-ELRN

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 15


EDIT 611Innovations in e-Learning3
EDIT 705Instructional Design3
EDIT 706Business of Learning Design and Technologies3
Total Credits9


E-Learning electives are offered for variable credit each semester and cover industry-standard commercial and open source software tools.

Select 6 credits from the following:6
Web Accessibility and Design
Scripting and Programming
Visual Design and Applications
Digital Audio/Video Design and Applications
Project Management
Social Media and Digital Collaboration Applications
e-Learning Design Applications
Mobile Learning and Applications
Overview of Digital Media
Virtual Worlds, Augmented Reality, and Gaming Applications
Total Credits6