Cheryl Murphy
Program Coordinator
101 Peabody Hall
479-575-5111
E-mail: cmurphy@uark.edu

Graduate Certificate Offered:
K-12 Online Teaching (non-degree)

Admission Requirements for the Graduate Certificate:

Applicants must meet university requirements for admission to the Graduate School as a non-degree seeking, but certificate-seeking student as well as application requirements of the Educational Technology graduate program, which includes:

  • A completed bachelor's degree at an accredited institution
  • An earned 3.00 GPA on the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work
  • A completed Application for Admission to the Certificate Program in K-12 Online Teaching, which is available on the Educational Technology admissions web page.

Certificate Course Requirements (15 hrs):

ETEC 5213Educational Media (Sp, Su, Fa)3
ETEC 5303Learning with Computers in K-12 Classrooms (Sp)3
ETEC 6253Distance Learning (Sp, Su)3
CIED 5363Methods and Assessment in K-12 Online Teaching (Fa)3
CIED 5423Curriculum and Instruction: Models and Implementation (Odd years, Sp)3
Total Hours15

Courses from other institutions or academic programs may not be substituted for the required courses.  Candidates for the Graduate Certificate must have a 3.0 or better at the conclusion of all course work to successfully complete the certificate requirements.