Online Teaching Credentials Based on Prior Experience
Faculty members with experience teaching online courses at another university or formalized training in online learning pedagogy may apply for credentials to teach online at the University of Mississippi. The instructor must be able to provide evidence to the following criteria:
Completing course(s), certificate, or formalized training in online learning pedagogy within the past three years.
- Teaching online at an accredited institution of higher education within the past three years.
- Actively using asynchronous interaction in an online course.
- Teaching using a learning management system (LMS) such as: Blackboard, Canvas, Desire2Learn, Moodle, etc.
If you are unable to provide evidence for the above, please register for the available online faculty training.