Online and Virtual Teaching Certificate

Admission Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree* from a regionally accredited college or university preferred.
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 or above in the last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework.
  • Official transcripts of all post-secondary course work.



*Does not need to be a bachelor's degree in education.

  • Minimum Technology Requirements

    To take advantage of the interactivity of courses, the following minimum system profiles are REQUIRED for students to be successful in the Moodle and iTunes U learning environments:

    Macintosh OS

    • Mac OS X (Preferred)
    • 4 gig RAM
    • Broadband internet access
    • Browser with Java enabled: Most current Firefox (Recommended Browser)

    Microsoft Windows

    • Windows XP , Vista, or Windows 7
    • 2 gig RAM
    • Broadband internet access
    • Sound card and speakers
    • At least one of the following browsers with Java enabled: Most recent version of Firefox 3.0 (recommended) or Internet Explorer 7.0 or higher (IE has some compatibility issues in Moodle)

    It is also REQUIRED that all students have:

    • Reliable Broadband Internet service
    • Microsoft Office or Google Docs
    • Adobe Reader Adobe (free download)
    • iTunes (free download)
    • Computer with microphone and speaker for synchronous learning
    • Headset with microphone (recommended)
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