Answers to Frequently asked questions
How do students receive a program certificate?
Upon successful completion of all components of the program, NSLS automatically issues certificates to its inductees.
How can faculty members or educators earn professional development (CEUs/Hours)?
One of the many benefits of working with us is that faculty members or educators can earn credit/hours through completion of the professional development online and in-person course offerings.
Will all schools accept our Program for credit?
Acceptance of credits or certificates is dependent on the receiving institution. Check with your Advisor or Registrar to determine your transfer credit.
Who develops and grades coursework when students get credit through NSLS?
Our academic team is dedicated and qualified to lead students on their academic journey. With over 25 years of classroom and education training, our education team provides customized teaching of our program in addition to one-on-one support. All coursework is submitted via our online platform and is evaluated upon receipt by members of our team.
How long does it take to complete online coursework?
Each program is different and every learner is unique. The program completion hours depend on numerous factors. We work with each student personally to support the learning and completion of our programs promptly. On average, most of our students complete each course of the program in 1-2 semesters.
What does it mean that NSLS is "accredited"?
In its commitment to education, the NSLS is in pursuit of accreditation through AdvancED, who represents the unified process for the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and Institution Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Institutions Council on Engagement and Institution Improvement (SACS CASI). Institutions seeking to earn and maintain NCA CASI, NWAC or SACS CASI accreditation follow the AdvancED Engagement Process.
How does NSLS tailor the program to our curriculum?
Our approach to education is immersive and customized, focused on providing leadership experiences that match the needs of schools or campuses all over the nation. Our Chapter Support Team works individually with leaders to create, develop and integrate our programming in the most seamless way possible.
Can I share feedback about the educational value of my program?
Most definitely – we welcome feedback as part of our commitment as an educational organization. Feel free to share comments about our ability to meet teaching and learning objectives at firstname.lastname@example.org.