Those looking for graduate certificates in Colorado and online may wish to complete one of the graduate-level certificate programs in the areas noted below. These nine-credit, online professional development certification programs are offered as part of CCU's Master of Arts in Curriculum and Instruction program, providing maximum flexibility to study at convenient times and places.
The Instructional Technology Certificate provides exposure to instructional approaches and technology tools for developing effective strategies to deliver training to learners. Students learn how to integrate various technologies into their certification courses curriculum.
The Online Course Developer Certificate will train you how to effectively design, develop, and evaluate online classes in educational or corporate settings. Throughout the program students are exposed to the latest educational technology and research, they learn various techniques to move the initial course design from a text-driven format to a dynamic, integrated online class, and they study the psychology of Web-based learning to gain a better understanding of how they can design a course to meet individual learner’s needs.
The Online Teaching and Learning Certificate will train you to become an effective online educator by giving you the tools you need to develop a teaching strategy that will enable you to significantly impact your learners. Throughout the program, students are exposed to the latest educational research and theory, they are trained in the complicated dynamics of online content delivery, and they learn how to integrate various technologies into their curriculum.