The Scope of ION Programs
Our courses and program structure provide higher education professionals with effective skills and practices. The courses undergo continuous review. The courses are designed to provide an intellectually stimulating environment, promote innovation, and networking.
ION Courses Provide Institutional Support
ION courses are designed to fulfill the Interregional Guidelines for the Evaluation of Distance Education Standard 6 requirements for the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA) and the Council of Regional Accrediting Commissions (C-RAC) which states:
“Faculty responsible for delivering the online learning curricula and evaluating the students’ success in achieving the online learning goals are appropriately qualified and effectively supported.”
The professional development courses provided by ION serve as a systematic training program the incorporates tested effective practices in online pedagogy and demonstrate competencies in online learning.