For Faculty & Staff

If you have an idea for a micro-credential, we urge you to work with your department and decanal unit (or office, for non-academic units) to get all necessary approvals and submit a completed proposal for review. Faculty and staff are invited to submit proposals on an on-going basis.

Goals and Vision

By offering micro-credentials and digital badges, the university will:

  • Create opportunities for more customized learning experiences.
  • Support student employability by aligning achievements with professional competencies and industry standards.
  • Develop programs that are stackable (allowing learners to earn a series of smaller credentials as they progress toward their final goal).

Our vision is to be a forerunner in rigorous and purposeful micro-credentials that are aligned with 21st century competencies, thereby raising the academic profile of our undergraduate, graduate and professional students.

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