What We Offer

The Online Program Development and Support Office brings together several highly skilled NIU teams, including eLearning Services and Faculty Development.

eLearning Services provides instructional designers, graphic artists, media specialists, transcription services, quality review and more to help faculty develop their online courses.
Faculty Development provides comprehensive online teaching support, customized to faculty needs, to prepare faculty to teach online. These services include online experiences introducing faculty to online teaching and learning, technology skill development, consultations on online teaching, and online quality review training.
Research and Communities of Practice provides support and engagement in developing a professional learning community that will collaboratively pursue the development of high quality online course offerings using the Quality Matters Program as the framework.
Promotion provides a full range of strategies that include print and electronic media and customized and segmented email campaigns for online and blended programs.