PBS TeacherLine

Co-enroll with Sierra Nevada University to get graduate academic credit for many of the PBS TeacherLine Professional Development courses.

PBS TeacherLine offers high quality, standards-based graduate-level professional development courses for teachers in an accessible online format. Courses are independent study, with specific start and end dates; sessions start regularly throughout the year.

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

Other Certification & Professional Development Courses

Credits & Cost:

Total Cost = PBS TeacherLine course fee + SNU graduate credit fee
SNU Graduate Credit Fee: $75/credit
Credit Conversion: each 15 hours PBS = 1 semester hour credit. (PBS courses under 15 hours are not eligible for credit.)


Full payment is required at the time of enrollment by PBS and SIERRA NEVADA UNIVERSITY.
Refunds: A refund will only be issued if you notify Jane Rainwater at jrainwater@sierranevada.edu of your withdrawal before 5:00 pm on the first day of class.

Register for a PBS Teacherline Course

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

Step 2 – After you have enrolled on the PBS TeacherLine website, REGISTER BELOW for Sierra Nevada University’s graduate credit. (NOTE: SNU’s graduate credit fee is in addition to the cost of the PBS course.)

Step 3 – When you submit your registration below you will receive an automated receipt for your credit card payment. Within two to three business days you will also receive a confirmation email.

For PBS Teacherline Inquiries
Jane Rainwater
Assistant Registrar

Sierra Nevada University’s Professional Teacher Development Programs

Sierra Nevada University, 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 University has been offering high quality teacher education programs to adult learners for over 20 years.

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