Online Teaching Certificate

The FGCU Online Teaching Certificate prepares FGCU faculty to teach and improve online courses using the FGCU Department of Digital Learning pillars of quality in online learning— Technology, Course Design, and Teaching.  

FGCU faculty who earn the FGCU Online Teaching Certificate will receive a certificate and letter to validate their successful completion of the Online Teaching Certificate. These may be used for promotion purposes. Faculty may also be featured on the Department of Digital Learning website, blog, and social media platforms.  

Certificate Requirements 

FGCU faculty participating in the Online Teaching Certificate will complete a variety of activities including:  Workshops, Academies, Online Course Design Review, and an Online Teaching Self-ReviewThere is no time limit for completing the Online Teaching Certificate. Any requirements completed prior to enrollment will be accepted toward the certificate.

 

  • Technology Requirements

  • Design Requirements

  • Teaching Requirements

Upcoming Offerings 

Some of the requirements above include the completion of workshops or academies offered by the Department of Digital Learning or the Lucas Center for Faculty Development. 

Certificate Enrollment

Any requirements completed prior to enrollment will be accepted toward the certificate.

If you have questions about the FGCU Online Teaching Certificate, contact your Instructional Designer.