Please Note: To register for an offering, go to the Institute Schedule page and click on “Mastery Series” on the left side under the Type filter.

The OLC Mastery Series Program emphasizes the theory and application of research on key topics and culminates in a Recognition of Mastery in a topic. Each series consists of three week-long modules that help you explore relevant research and use that research to help you design an effective teaching and learning environment (entire program is 5-weeks in length). Successful participants of a Mastery Series program will receive a PDF certificate of completion, as well as a digital badge of completion via Credly*.

*Please note that badges will not be issued for programs prior to 2018.

OLC currently offers these Mastery Series topics. 

  • Instructional Design 
  • Online Science Labs 
  • Online Nursing 

OLC Members save $150 – $175 on mastery series programs. Become a member today! 

Did you know that your OLC Mastery Series Program also earns you credits toward advanced college degrees? Find out more. 

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"A program that gives a new and wonderful insight into the realm of online laboratory teaching, assessment and learning."


Rajeev Nair, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering – Wichita State University (Online Science Labs Mastery)