Step 1: Application Procedure

This course development stipend is only applicable to new courses not online.

Requests must be submitted on or before the beginning of the semester to insure adequate time for course development.

  • Review the Online Compensation Summary to determine your stipend eligibility and compensation.
  • Write a justification explaining how the course contributes to a comprehensive online degree program or certificate OR to a mixed modality degree or completion program designed to enhance accessibility for students requiring a nontraditional format.
  • Fill out and submit the Online Course Development Stipend Application, to your department head attaching your letter of justification. Please note: You will need Adobe Reader to view and print this document.
  • Receive an email from Missouri State Online, once your application has been processed, indicating your approval or denial.


Step 2: Building Your Course →