Credits required
18 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 18 quarter credits are equal to 12 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$560 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Online You can complete nearly all courses in this program online, with one or a few site-based courses required. View the curriculum.
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3 per year

Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching – Online


The Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching is offered by OSU's Graduate School. OSU is regionally accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Courses are taught by expert faculty from Oregon State as well as from leading institutions in the nation.

Jessica Beck, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
Director of the Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching

Krystal Balhan, Ph.D.
Seattle Central Community College
GRAD 561: Course Design & Methods for College and University Teaching

Spirit Brooks, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
GRAD 542: The Inclusive College Classroom

Adam Chouinard, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
GRAD 607: Capstone in College and University Teaching

Cyndie McCarley, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
GRAD 550: Introduction to Online Teaching

Richard Nafshun, Ph.D.
Oregon State University
GRAD 610: Internship in College and University Teaching

Emerald Stacy, Ph.D.
Washington College
GRAD 560: Theories of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

Amanda Wittman, Ph.D.
Cornell University
GRAD 512: Current Issues in Higher Education


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