Extending world-class research and teaching to a global community.
SCPD supports schools, departments, and faculty in the development and delivery of Stanford educational offerings to learners in over 190 countries around the world. Schools and faculty can take advantage of resources to assist in the creation of quality online and face-to-face learning experiences that hybrid master’s degrees, online credit-bearing courses, non-credit executive and professional education programs, and free or low-cost courses.
Successful programs serve faculty and departments by creating valuable research and teaching connections between faculty and industry worldwide, supporting learners who seek to remain educated during their career, and providing financial support to participating faculty and departments.
SCPD manages state-of-the-art facilities, media studios and classrooms, technology tools, and an infrastructure supporting Stanford’s lifelong learning catalog of offerings at http://online.stanford.edu. Together we can expand Stanford’s evolving physical and virtual campus and facilitate connections with a global audience of learners.
Design a Hybrid Masters Degree
Reimagine your master’s degree program to include coursework students can take online prior to or following their residential campus experience. We can assist you in designing a hybrid master’s degree to benefit both your students and your department.
Propose a New Graduate Certificate Program
Explore ideas for a new certificate program or see if your course can fit into an existing certificate program.
Open Your Class to Remote Graduate Students
Find out if your course might fit an existing certificate program. Our program managers can work with you to determine the right fit, and our operators make it easy to open the class to remote students.
Teach in a Non-Credit Program
Share your teaching and research with working professionals and global learnings through online or in-person programs.
Offer Learning Solutions to Corporate Partners and Affilates
Design a customized educational solution for companies and their employees.
Develop Online Content
Discover ways to create on-demand webinars, podcasts, seminars and courses with free and open access to the world. Ranging from free and low-cost content through to degrees, online offerings can help you extend your research and teaching to millions of learners.