Online Faculty

Thank you for teaching online at DACC.

Before you can teach an online course at DACC, it is recommended that you complete several trainings.

First, begin by completing the mandatory DACC Canvas Online Certification. To request the training, click here and complete the form.

Second, attend either the Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR) or the Improving Your Online Course (IYOC) workshops. Both workshops are offered online. You can take APPQMR here with VLIT or at NMSU for $25.00. If you are interested in taking the APPQMR with VLIT, please email Sonia White at

If you choose to take one of the workshops through the Quality Matters website, the cost for the IYOC is $150.00 and APPQMR is $200.00.

Click here for more information about Quality Matters at DACC.

Third, improve your online teaching skills with the DACC Online Teaching Potential (OTP) Tool.  To learn more about this resource, please contact Kathy Achen at