Advanced Certificate in Distance Learning
Dallas Baptist University

Program Details

The online Advanced Certificate in Distance Learning is designed primarily for teachers and administrators already in service who wish to gain advanced knowledge and skills specific to distance learning.  The successful completion of this program provides an endorsement for the professional serving in public, private, or Christian P-12 schools as well as institutions of higher learning.  Courses include Foundations of Distance Learning, Designing and Developing Distance Learning, and Teaching and Learning in the Online Classroom.


  • Official transcripts from each institution attended as an undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, or graduate student
  • Two letters of recommendation from non-family members
  • A statement of purpose outlining reasons for seeking admission, answering each question with approximately 150 words, as this is considered a writing sample
  • A current professional résumé

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges