Horizontal TabsOverview JIU’S EDUCATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS offer you an exciting way to increase your knowledge, advance your career and expand your opportunities. Whether you want to update your current skill set or gain in-depth, pertinent knowledge in a new area of interest, our quality certificate programs are designed to meet your specific education needs. The same high academic standards of our degree programs apply to our certificate curricula, ensuring that you will get the best and most relevant instruction available. WHY CHOOSE A JIU CERTIFICATE: CURRICULUM. The JIU School of Education – responsive to national and international demands for improved education outcomes – offers students a relevant, project-based curriculum and expertly designed courses aligned to professional standards, including those of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. FACULTY. Faculty members at JIU are appropriately credentialed and qualified. All faculty members hold a degree one level higher than they teach and more than 80% hold terminal degrees in their field. They are involved in the academic community through writings, publications and/or presentations but, more importantly, they are committed to the success of our students and to the JIU mission. ULTIMATE PROFESSIONAL. JIU supports your commitment to success by not only providing a quality, relevant education but also by supporting your lifelong career planning. As a student – and alumnus – you will have access to the Total Professional Advantage™ 2.0, an exclusive career development portal and program customized just for you! For more information, visit TPA™. JIU – THE GOLD STANDARD ONLINE UNIVERSITY®. If you’re ready to take the next step to build your career in education and make an impact, JIU stands ready to support your dreams. Select an Area of Study e-Learning Technology and Design: Instructional Design ibstpi® Corporate Training and Knowledge Management: Instructor ibstpi® Corporate Training and Knowledge Management: Training Manager ibstpi® Program Disclosures Make an informed decision: Gainful Employment Disclosures Review potential occupations, tuition and fees, normal-time completion rates and median loan debt.