Online Teaching in Higher Education Environment
The Online Teaching in Higher Education Environment (OTHEE) Specialization is designed for individuals who want to be certified in teaching and developing online courses in higher education for their professional development purposes. The OTHEE specialization also meets an increasing need of higher education communities, around the world, in delivering instructional contents through online modalities during scaled interruptions (e.g., COVID-19) of on-campus instructional activities.
Who should apply
The OTHEE specialization is open to all degree-seeking and non-degree seeking graduate students at UIUC across disciplines. We strongly encourage individuals who are interested in developing competencies in online teaching in higher education contexts to apply for the specialization.
Find out what you need to start your application process.
Learn about application deadlines & required materials.
Review our tuition and fee rates by academic year or by term.
Learn more about paying for your education.
Search our library of frequently asked questions.
Reach out to our Academic Offices for additional support.