Higher Education

Digital Education Leadership Graduate Certificate

Temple’s graduate certificate in digital education leadership serves as a critical bridge to helping these service-providers develop marketable skills and competencies. This program prepares students to make structural and technological decisions regarding effective digitally-based learning, teaching, and student development.  Students develop a strong vision for sound online learning in an increasingly regulated field, as they consider how effective uses of technology can support learning for students at different development levels; and learn to communicate that vision to complementary departments who serve online learner interests.

Program Requirements

Students must complete 12 hours of graduate-level instruction, including

Digital Education Leadership Graduate Certificate
Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Digital Education Leadership Graduate Certificate
EDUC 8232 Technology, Teaching, and Learning 3
HIED 5401 College Students & Development Theory 3
HIED 5502 Digital Education Leadership 3
EPSY 5501 Multimedia Learning in Online Learning Environments 3
Total Graduate Credit Hours 12

Program Learning Goals & Outcomes

Students who complete this certificate program will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Identify and adapt to the changing demographics of students - including the increased numbers of non-traditional students and their distinctive motivations for engaging institutions; 
  • Communicate how sound instructional design practices and technology must be leveraged to best serve changing demographics across complementary departments.
  • Create assessments and utilize both technology and data to support their visions. 
  • Use data analytics to find more efficient ways to heighten learning and provide ongoing integrated support for diverse student populations.

How to Apply

Ready to turn opportunities into accomplishments? Learn about applying for admission.