Areas of Study:

The Center for Online Learning (COL) partners with faculty and staff to design and support excellent teaching and learning experiences in online programs and courses. COL is firmly committed to the university’s mission of providing accessible, high-quality education to diverse populations - a mission that online learning is uniquely-qualified to assist.

For help using Brightspace, please visit the CURRENT STUDENTS section of the website, and see the Student Online Learning Resources page. If you are a student or faculty member having trouble with a Brightspace course site, please contact us using the information below. If you experience an emergency outside normal hours of operation, please call and follow the voicemail prompt to be routed to the on-call staff.

Contact Information:
online.learning@metrostate.edu
651-793-1650
Suite 104, 1380 Energy Lane, St. Paul, MN 55108

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(Closed during University holidays)

Learn more about the center for online learning

staff working with faculty

Mission

The Center for Online Learning partners with faculty and staff to design and support excellent teaching and learning experiences in online programs and courses to fulfill the academic goals of a diverse population of students.

Bob Bilyk presenting at the Saint Paul Midway location.

Who We Are

The Center for Online Learning is a team of instructional designers, technologists and computer programmers who enable faculty and students to achieve their goals through online technology.

Center for Online Learning staff members in a meeting.

Background

The Center for Online Learning has supported the university since 2003 in providing high-quality online courses and programs. The university offers a range of options to meet the needs of its students.