Certificate in Instructional Design & Delivery
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Certificate in Instructional Design and Delivery focuses on developing curriculum for adult learners in various formats and settings. Courses discuss ways to meet the diverse needs of adult learners.

Students will learn how to create educational content for online, face-to-face, and hybrid learning situations. Classes cover curriculum design theories and concepts. Topics addressed in this online Instructional Design program include creating courses, syllabi, objectives, and engaging activities.

This certification program includes subjects such as:

  • Interpersonal communications
  • Classroom management
  • Adult learning theory
  • Curriculum design
  • Measurement and evaluation


  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • College Readiness Assessment (waived for students with 9 or more college credits)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission