Online Teaching Credentials

The Center for Teaching Excellence provides development for faculty seeking to teach online. Maritime College’s online policy requires that all online instructors earn online teaching credential through the Center. Faculty can expect to learn about best practices in online teaching. The College also requires all online courses to undergo a review process prior to instruction, and every few years to ensure a high quality product.

The Center offers two paths to earn credential for teaching online:

  • Working one-on-one with the educational technologist over a few meetings.

  • Working in an online, self-paced course.

Fast track credential for experienced online instructors are also available.

The development process covers four major components of online learning:

  • Introduction to learning concepts

  • Online course design

  • Online assessment

  • Creating an engaging online environment

Access the College’s online learning policy here.