The Division of Online and Strategic Learning offers two distinct certificates to help you use technology in your courses.

Blackboard Certificate Course 

This course is a two-week session held completely online. Regardless of whether you teach exclusively online, on-campus, or a blend of both, you will learn the essentials of using Blackboard at Ball State – including fundamentals, Grade Center, and other tools available in Blackboard. You will also participate in this course alongside your peers. This course runs from the business days closest to the 1st through the 15th of each month. 

Online Teaching Certificate Course 

This course is a two-week session held completely online. You will learn about sound practices for preparing to teach online, building course community, and other skills to maximize your online teaching presence. This course runs from the business days closest to the 16th through the end of each month.  

View the Online and Strategic Learning events calendar for the next available sessions.