Quality Matters at FAU

What is Quality Matters?

QM is a highly regarded program that encourages and recognizes quality online course design. Courses are externally peer-reviewed based on the QM rubric.

Learn more about the QM Rubric


  • Online faculty who have completed an eDesign and taught the developed course at least on term
  • Online faculty who developed and taught an online course (not eDesigned) at least two terms.


  • One-on-one instructional design support
  • National recognition for a quality online course
  • Receive $1,000 upon receipt of successful QM course recognition
  • COCE pays the cost of the QM Review process.
  • Recognition for quality course design on the QM website once you have successfully completed the program.
  • Designation as a High Quality course in State University System of Florida

Submit your Quality Matters Proposal Form today!

COCE Copyright Statement: Faculty are encouraged to follow the copyright guidance provided by FAU's S. E. Wimberly Library. COCE will provide assistance for faculty wanting to locate copyright-free resources for their courses.