Graduate Certificate Online Teaching and Learning

NMSU Online degree programs are designed to serve students who want to pursue a program or course(s) via technology (100% online, hybrid or ITV formats) . NMSU Online offers programs in online and hybrid formats for Certificates, Associates, Bachelors, Masters, Graduate Certificates, and Doctorates,  as well as and K-12 NM educator licensure and endorsement programs.

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The Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate (OTLGC) is for professionals in business, government, education, or other settings who want to develop their knowledge and skills in online teaching and learning. OTLGC utilizes technology-based environments to actively engage students in designing formal educational projects that meet professional objectives.

A Master of Arts in Education can be earned in conjunction with the OTLGC.

College: Education
Delivery format: 100% Online
Program Credits: 15 credits
Program Length: 1 year or 2 years
Cost Per Credit Hour: $399.50
Active Military Cost Per Credit Hour: $250

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Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate

Courses for the Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching and Learning

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International Student Admissions

Earning the Master of Arts in Education with the Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate qualifies a student to apply for the Information Technology Coordinator Endorsement from the New Mexico Public Education Department.

Nationally ranked 14th by Online Masters for Best Online Masters for Teaching Online Programs for 2019 and Best for K-20+ Educators.

NMSU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
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HLC phone: 800-621-7440

Quality Matters (QM) is a nationally-recognized peer review process that certifies the quality of online and blended course design. Seven of the OTL course have gone through the QM peer review process and are recognized as meeting QM standards. The five OTL core courses EDLT 560, 575, 580, 590, & 592, EDLT 581 (can substitute one OTL core course) and EDLT 579 are all QM Recognized Courses.

Contact Information
Name:Julia Parra
Title:Director of Online Teaching and Learning Graduate Certificate Program
Phone: 575 646-1767
Email:juparra@nmsu.edu