Dr. Randy Cagle, Professor of Philosophy and current Honors Program Director, has earned the respected Teaching Online Certificate from Quality Matters. Quality Matters is considered the gold standard in ensuring quality online instruction.  The Certificate entails completing a series of workshops across several months:

Gauging Your Technology Skills
Evaluating Your Course Design
Exploring Your Institutions Policies
Orienting Your Online Learners
Connecting Learning Theories to Your Teaching Strategies
Creating Presence in Your Online Course
Assessing Your Learners