Admissions Requirements

The online Instructional Design Graduate Certificate Program is open to eligible in-state and many out-of-state applicants. The program is closed to students residing in countries other than Canada and the United States (including U.S. Territories). The exceptions are U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.

Applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements:

  • Hold a bachelor degree with a major from an accredited college or university with a minimum grade point average of 2.7.
  • International applicants should have a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) score of at least 550 (paper), 213 (computer), or 70 (IBT), or provide equivalent evidence of language proficiency.
  • The GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is not required.