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Graduate Certificate in Distance Education

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In response to increasing student demand, a large number of postsecondary institutions and agencies in public health, government and private business are developing distance learning programs.  However, distance education requires a unique set of skills for course program development, management, support, and delivery. To prepare current and future faculty and administrators, the University of Kentucky offers a graduate certificate in distance education through the collaborative efforts of the Department of Special Education and Rehabilitation Counseling (EDSRC) and the Department of Curriculum and Instruction (EISD) within the Instructional Systems Design (ISD) program and Distance Learning Programs

Who Should Apply?

  • Graduate and Doctoral Students
  • Faculty
  • Distance Learning Administrators
  • Teachers Developing Online Programs
  • Government and Private Sector Employees

Benefits to You:

  • Earn course credit that can be applied to any Graduate program
  • Utilize a variety of technologies
  • Analyze the research in the field of distance education delivery, management and support
  • Design the framework for a higher education course using distance education technology
  • Examine and evaluate existing distance education programs
  • Identify key factors that are critical to the success of a distance education program

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