Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate

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Practices and Tools for the Evolving Classroom

Your classroom is changing—get the training you need to keep pace with the evolving landscape of education. Since online teaching and learning have become an essential fixture in the P-12 classroom, the School of Educational Leadership has designed a graduate certificate that will give you experience with a broad range of technology, tools and strategies for the P-12 online environment. Learn best practices and gain tools in your coursework, then apply them to your classroom the very next morning. Meet the complex and rapidly changing needs of today’s learners by becoming an effective educator for the online environment with the Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate at Indiana Wesleyan University.

  • 100% online certificate program
  • Finish your certificate in 15 credit hours (5 courses)
  • Become a valuable resource for your school system

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You’ll Learn To…

  • Create effective online courses with a foundation in learning, technology, design, evaluation, and instructional theories
  • Inform your teaching practice using current research, theories, methodologies, and more
  • Design authentic learning experiences and assessments
  • Choose appropriate technologies and tools for your classroom

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15 Total
$480/ Credit Hour *

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing


Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and employer reimbursement.


Here is the list of courses required to complete the program. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles. For further information, feel free to contact us.

5 Core Courses

These courses contain the program-specific knowledge. Upon completion, you should have the tools to conquer your new career with confidence. For a full list of courses required to complete your degree, please visit the university catalog.



Click on each section to expand the different requirements for this program. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

  • Have completed a baccalaureate or graduate degree from a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) verified on original transcripts sent by the institution directly to Indiana Wesleyan University. Transcripts from foreign institutions may need to be sent to an outside agency for evaluation and determination of transferable credits, degrees, and GPA. If this outside review is necessary, students are responsible for the initiation of this evaluation and for any fees incurred during the process.
  • An undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher from the baccalaureate degree granting institution at which at least a minimum of 30 hours was completed.
  • Experience in an education environment.

  • Experience in an education environment.

Completion Requirements

  • Successfully complete the program curriculum.
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above in all graduate work and a minimum grade of "B-" in each course.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required in order to receive a certificate.


The Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate at Indiana Wesleyan University has many convenient starts throughout the year. Listed below are the next available starts. If you don’t see a start that fits your schedule, connect with our enrollment team to see more future starts.


Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

*Effective 07-01-2023 through 06-30-2024