Graduate Certificate in Human Performance Technology
Florida State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Human Performance Technology program is offered by the Instructional Systems and Learning Technology (ISLT) program.  Students must complete five competency-based courses from areas of specialization based on national and international studies.  Courses include  Human Resource Development, Introduction to Instructional Systems, Learning and Web Analytics, and Evaluation of Training in HPT.


  • Bachelors degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or equivalent
  • Minimum upper-division undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcript(s) from each college and/or university attended
  • GRE test scores (waived for applicants with 5 years of professional experience as an instructional designer; master's degree or higher; or enrolled in a certificate program)
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges