Created by industry experts, this dynamic and rigorous six course online program offers an exciting opportunity for learners to acquire a profound understanding of the principles behind designing, constructing, and managing efficient, effective learning environments. Expert faculty members include practicing educational facility planners, architects, and educators who understand the relationship between the learning environment and all pertinent stakeholders.
Students can access the Learning Management System (Canvas) at their convenience. Weekly assignments and discussion boards are required, and participants spend approximately 10-15 hours a week on assigned materials. Each course culminates in a signature project that demonstrates application and analysis of the core competencies. Students must successfully complete all six courses with at an 80% average or higher in order to receive the Advanced Certificate in Learning Environment Planning as well as the ALEP designation.