Student Success Starts with Great Teaching

Don’t stop at subject matter expertise.

Faculty who are certified in ACUE’s Effective Teaching Practice Framework can teach effectively online or in person in a way that motivates all students to stay enrolled and succeed. Instructors certified in ACUE’s Framework have:

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Learn to Teach Effectively

The Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) offers unparalleled opportunities for individual faculty members to refine their teaching practice. Our courses, grounded in evidence-based teaching practices, are proven to enhance student engagement and success and increase faculty confidence. ACUE offers the only higher education teaching courses and certifications endorsed by ACE.

Get Certified.

The Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) offers the only higher education teaching certifications endorsed by ACE.  Faculty who are certified in ACUE’s Effective Teaching practice Framework improve retention, grades, DFW rates, and reduce equity gaps.  Instructors who are certified in ACUE’s Framework also report improved self-efficacy, confidence, and growth mindset. Not only do they report these changes in themselves, but best of all, they see these self-efficacy, confidence, and growth mindset changes in their students.

Get on the Pathway.

The Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) offers the only higher education teaching courses endorsed by ACE. Start on the pathway to being certified in ACUE’s Effective Teaching practice Framework first by choosing our Effective Teaching Practices Certification or Effective Online Teaching Practices Certification. Once you choose which certification is best for you, pick one of the four courses that comprise the certification to get started.  Our courses are loved by faculty.  Ninety-one percent of course-takers recommend them to their colleagues.

Learn to Teach Effectively

Quick Study courses are interactive learning experiences developed in collaboration with subject matter experts that include well-defined learning objectives with aligned activities, videos showcasing best practices, and downloadable implementation guides.

Faculty who enroll in ACUE courses and certifications.

95%

Find their ACUE experience relevant

91%

Would recommend
ACUE to a colleague

96%

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Enroll Through Your Institution

The majority of faculty enroll in ACUE courses through a partnership with their institution. Check to see if your college or university is one of our hundreds of partners and enroll with fellow faculty from your campus.

Enroll as an Individual

Commit to your professional growth by purchasing and enrolling in ACUE courses. Whether you teach online, hybrid, or in person at a community college or a four-year university, a certification in ACUE’s Framework will help you reach new heights with your students and in your own professional life.

Introducing ACUE’s new AI Quick Study Series

A collection of high-quality Quick Study courses that equip educators with the foundational knowledge and skills needed to efficiently utilize AI.
This series will help institutions scale their faculty development efforts and ensure faculty feel confident and prepared to use AI to support teaching and learning.