Active Learning Certificate


The Office of Training and Organizational Development offers an open access, self-paced program to provide professional development focused on engaging students through active learning practices.


  • Curriculum

    Course Hours Course Hours
    PD 3048
    Andragogy and Metacognition: Using Research to Guide Your Teaching
    2 PD 3533
    Integrating Service Learning Into Your Classes
    PD 3304
    Active Learning Practicum (Note: All other courses must be completed prior to enrollment in this course)
    ELECTIVE COURSES (Choose 10 Hours)
    Course Hours Course Hours
    PD 6799
    Engaging Students Through Mastery Learning
    2 PD 6232
    Cooperative Learning in the College Classroom
    PD 6797
    Constructivist Learning: Encouraging Students
    2 PD 5216
    Improving Students Research Habits
    PD 3091
    Classroom Assessment Techniques
    2 PD 3112
    Escape the Dull Classroom: Tools to Engage Your Students (Live Training)
    PD 5305
    Approaches to Gamifying Learning
    2 PD 3192
    EOSE: Engaging Course Design
    PD 3154
    Webb’s DOK
    2 PD 3108
    Classroom Management Techniques
    COV or FCOV courses with the same course number as the courses listed above can be counted toward completion of this certificate program.
  • Completion Requirements

    To successfully complete the program, the employee must:

    • Complete 7 hours of required courses
    • Complete 10 hours of elective courses
  • How to Enroll

    To enroll in courses that are currently available for this program:

    1. Click the button below to log into myLearning and view the courses that are currently available for this program:

    View the Courses

    2. Hover your cursor over any course card. Click the "Enroll" or “View Session” button. Then click “Register.”

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  • How to Track Certificate Completion

    If you would like to track the courses you have completed for this certificate, log into myLearning ( and view the courses listed under the “Completed” section on the myLearning tab. You can compare your completed courses to the list of courses that are required for this certificate. Note: To see the full course titles, click the View icon at the top right of the screen and select “List”.

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  • Digital Credential / Badging

    We provide a verifiable and secure digital credential for this certificate completion, symbolized by a badge that is sharable with career networks. The digital badge serves to signal achievement to current and/or potential employers; to motivate engagement and collaboration; and to build upon and formalize identity, reputation, and value within educational and professional communities.

    To learn how to earn, view, share, or verify a badge, click here for the "How-To Guides" at the Center 4 Credentialing Excellence webpage.