This 12-credit certificate program is available completely online, allowing you to learn the content of distance education through the process of distance education. Course topics include:
- adult education principles
- distance education course design
- instructional technology
Position Yourself for the Future
Distance education is becoming widely embraced as more companies and educational institutions are searching for cost-effective alternatives to traditional workshops, conferences, and classroom instruction that require students to leave the workplace.
A certificate in distance education positions students for career advancement in this field. New career opportunities for distance education professionals are becoming available in continuing education centers, community colleges, universities, and training and consulting firms.
Convenient and Flexible
Each course is taught online to maximize flexibility, while maintaining teacher and student interaction. As a Penn State online student, you can learn when and where it's most convenient for you.