PBS TeacherLine

Our partnership with PBS TeacherLine offers academic credit for many of the PBS TeacherLine Professional Development courses.

PBS TeacherLine offers high quality, standards-based graduate-level professional development opportunities for teachers. The accessible online format makes learning fun, flexible and collaborative. TeacherLine offers trained, certified facilitators who lead courses in more than 90 online courses in Reading/Language Arts, Science, Mathematics, STEM, Instructional Technology, and Instructional Strategies, science, and curriculum mapping.

For more information or to enroll in TeacherLine courses for graduate credit, please visit www.pbsteacherline.org.

Other Certification & Professional Development Courses

Graduate Credit for PBS TeacherLine Courses through SNC

Cost = PBS TeacherLine costs + $75 per credit*

Sierra Nevada College Graduate Professional Development or Continuing Studies fees for PBS Courses*
(These fees are paid in addition to PBS course fees):

  • 1.0 semester hour credit:    $75
  • 2.0 semester hour credit:    $150
  • 3.0 semester hour credit:    $225

PBS TeacherLine courses use the following conversions:

  • 15-hour PBS = 1 credit
  • 30-hour PBS = 2 credits
  • 45-hour PBS = 3 credits

We offer graduate credit for all eligible PBS TeacherLine Courses. Please note: PBS courses under 15 hours are not eligible for credit.

*Full payment is required at the time of enrollment with PBS and SIERRA NEVADA COLLEGE.

Refunds will only be granted if you withdraw by 5:00 on the first Monday of class, and you notify SNC in writing of your withdrawal.  Your bill must be paid in full to receive an official transcript from SNC.

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Course Sessions:

New PBS TeacherLine course sessions start regularly through-out the year. They are independent study courses with specific beginning and ending dates. Course offerings and schedules are at www.pbsteacherline.org.

To Register

Step 1 – Go to PBS TeacherLine’s website, browse their CATALOG for the course you would like to take, and register there.

Step 2 – After the PBS TeacherLine course has begun, REGISTER HERE for SIERRA NEVADA COLLEGE’s graduate credit. NOTE: SIERRA NEVADA COLLEGE’s graduate credit fee is in addition to the cost of the PBS course.

Step 3 – Upon registration you will receive an email within two to three business days with registration confirmation, ID Number and Payment instructions. Graduate credit registration will be completed after payment is received.

Sierra Nevada College’s Professional Teacher Development Programs

Sierra Nevada College, founded in 1969, is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Our Teacher Education Program is approved by the Nevada Department of Education and the Nevada Postsecondary Commission. Sierra Nevada College has been offering high quality teacher education programs to adult learners for over 20 years.

The Sierra Nevada College program is relevant, convenient, and nationally recognized. The Teacher Education Department (TED) at Sierra Nevada College provides opportunities for teachers, administrators and other educational professionals to earn graduate credits required for certificate renewal and professional advancement.

For PBS Teacherline Inquiries

Jane Rainwater
Assistant Registrar