Online Professional Development - Teachers

Teachers from any school district may enroll in any of the Jeffco Online Professional Development courses listed in the course catalog. These facilitated courses are offered four times per year with sessions starting in mid-September, early January, April and June.

Jeffco also offers Certificate Programs through Adams State College to teachers who complete a series of courses.

Certificate Programs

Jeffco offers certificate programs through Adams State College to teachers who complete a series of courses (typically 5 courses or 15 credit hours) in a specific area. These portable credentials are obtained through focused, sustained professional development, and serve to strengthen a teacher's ability to be mobile in the workforce.

Current Certificate Programs:

  • Gifted and Talented Teacher of Excellence (GATE)
  • Elementary Literacy Teacher of Excellence (ELTE)

For more information on individual certificate programs, please complete our contact form.


Pricing for our courses is based on the number of credits per course:

$100 for a 3 credit course
$60 for a 2 credit course
$40 for a 1 credit course

After you submit a request for an online course, our staff will contact you for payment information.

Graduate credit is available for an additional fee. Read the Frequently Asked Questions page for more information on obtaining graduate credits for our courses.

Course Catalog

Teachers can browse and register for any of the available courses through our online course catalog.

Browse Course Catalog

Contact Us

Have questions about a course? Unsure about how to sign up? Read the Frequently Asked Questions! or fill out the contact form. Our professional development staff can answer any questions you may have.