Online Teaching


Your resource for online teaching at Kent State University.

Online courses are an essential part of Kent State’s educational offerings. There are 16,000 students taking at least one online class at Kent State, which is equivalent to 40 percent of the student population. In fall 2014, Kent Campus alone offered 677 online classes.  System-wide, Kent State offered 1208 online courses.

Our focus, however, is on quality rather than quantity. Online courses are entering a new generation of sophistication. The emphasis is on using the digital environment to promote more engagement and better learning opportunities.


An intuitive framework for designing, building and teaching your online course. With the Kent State Online Framework you can create and deliver high-quality courses faster and easier than ever.

framework resources

Our Framework Resources page is full of tutorials for designing, building, and teaching your course online including strategy documents, best practices, and tips for creating course online content.


Designing, building and teaching online can be daunting even for the most experienced instructors. You are not alone! Learn about the extensive network of support available to you.

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