Online Teaching Preparation Program

The Online Teaching Preparation Program (OTPP) is a 6-week, fully online faculty development effort designed for new and experienced online instructors. The program immerses faculty in a fully online learning experience, providing valuable insight on the student experience.  The OTPP curriculum is aligned with the CI Quality in Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT) rubric, adapted from the research-based CSU QOLT.

Earn a Digital Badge

  • Upon completion, faculty receive a digital badge through Credly, representing their proficiency in the of design and facilitation of connected, humanized online classes.  Faculty may share the badge on their professional website and social networks.


The program:

How do I register?

  • OTPP is offered once per semester
  • Registration is available on this site at the start of each semester
  • Space is limited

What are the registration requirements?

  • Any CSUCI faculty may register.
  • CI faculty who are currently teaching online or scheduled to teach in a fully online program will receive priority.

Interested in participating in OTPP?


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