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What Degree Do I Need to Teach Online?

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* Undergraduate degree B.S. Information Technology
* Graduate degree M.S. Information Resources Management
* 20 years of experience in IT, IT management, Project Management

I want to get into teaching classes online (post secondary education). I am trying to figure out the right degree to get…

I was looking at – M.Ed. – Higher Education M.Ed. – Instructional Technology M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: eLearning / Technology Education Master of Distance Education and E-learning Master of Arts in Education

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Kayleigh Gilbert

Hi, In most cases, you actually don’t need a formal certificate or degree to teach online college courses. Experience teacher can give you an edge but is also not always necessary. Many online degree programs offer or require that new adjuncts or instructors take a short continuing education course (that they provide) on how to use the software system they use and on how to engage students online. SEE: [url=/career-center/detail/online-instructor-post-secondary]How to Become an Online Instructor[/url] You can also enroll in a graduate certificate program which would give you all the basics of teaching online. GetEducated profiles some great options that… Read more » is a consumer group that publishes online college rankings and online university ratings along the dimensions that matter most to online students themselves: affordability and credibility. Our mission:

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