COAA - Online Education and Certification Opportunities

Online Education Opportunities:


The Chang School Digital Accessibility Teaching and Learning Resources

Ryerson University; Digital Accessibility Training at The Chang School of Continuing Education

W3C/Introduction to Web Accessibility

W3Cx (The World Wide Web Consortium)

Basics of Inclusive Design for Online Education

Coursera & CU-Boulder

DRES IT Accessibility Badging Program

College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

An Introduction to Accessibility and Inclusive Design

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Self-Paced Accessibility Courses

California Community Colleges / Accessibility Center

Creating More Accessible Documents / Karlen Communcations Training

Karen McCall 

UDUC / Universal Design & Accessibility

Recorded Sessions from Accessing Higher Ground 2017-2019

Master of Science in Disability Services in Higher Education

CUNY School of Professional Studies

Master of Science in Assistive Technology Engineering

Tseng College / California State University - Northridge

Master of Science in Assistive Technology Studies and Human Services

Tseng College / California State Univeristy - Northridge


Certification Opportunities:


Information Accessibility Design & Policy - Professional Certificate

College of Applied Health Sciences / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Assistive Technology Certificate Program / Certificate of Advanced Professional Development

Center on Disabilities / California State Univeristy - Northridge

International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) Certification Programs

(UVA has an institutional membership for IAAP. If you are interested in using one the seats in this membership, contact the Coordinator of Academic Accessibility.)

  • Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies (CPACC)
  • Web Accessibility Specialist (WAS)
  • Certified Professional in Web Accessibility (CPWA)
  • Certified Professional in Accessible Built Environments (CPABE)