Center for Educational Innovation

Academic Affairs and Provost

Develop and Administer an Online Program

CEI has put together a step-by-step summary that integrates information on needs assessment, academic approval, instructional design, and other elements.

Other administrative aspects of online programs include issues of academic integrity and intellectual property, program evaluation, federal and state regulation of distance education, and development opportunities.

1.New program - Provide information about your hybrid or online program that will help us effectively promote it on the U of M Online website. Any questions or additional web updates can be directed to Mia Boos at

2.Program update - Use this form to let us know about any updates to your existing program listing on the U of M Online web site.

3.Web content submission - The University of Minnesota Online website can help directly promote your online programs. We are looking to you for stories about students, alumni, faculty, courses, and programs from across academic units and system campuses. These stories can be featured on our home page, in the U of M Online Facebook and Twitter feeds, or both. Take advantage of this free opportunity to shine a spotlight on your program!

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