LinkedIn Learning

We’re excited to offer LinkedIn Learning to all faculty and staff at Appalachian at no additional cost. LinkedIn Learning provides access to thousands of high quality professional development courses and videos that cover the latest software, creative, and business skills to help you acquire new skills and advance your career.

A LinkedIn account is not required; simply activate your account by logging in with your Appalachian user id and password to get started today!

Activate your account

A LinkedIn account is not required; simply activate by logging in with your App State user id and password to get started today!

NOTE: This opportunity is currently available to all App State Faculty and Staff.


  • Unlimited Library Access to over 16,000+ on-demand courses

  • Learning At Your Own Pace - learn with bite-sized or in-depth videos

  • Personalized Learning For You - course recommendations tailored to your interests

  • Ways to Earn Certificates of Completion - you earn a certificate for each course you complete

  • Accessible Learning Anytime, Anywhere - available 24/7 from your desktop or mobile device


Content that speaks to today's needs

Individualized functionality

  • Personalized learning suggestions based on industry trends and your profile
  • Downloadable courses for offline viewing, and audio-only option
  • Save courses, switch between mobile and desktop
  • Stop and start at your convenience - the platform remembers where you left off

What is LinkedIn Learning?

You may already be familiar with LinkedIn’s renowned professional networking platform. LinkedIn Learning adds access to a digital library of thousands of video courses taught by industry experts covering a wide range of technical, business, software and creative topics.

App State can also curate and share recommended videos, links, documents, collections and learning paths, such as:

  • Foundations of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • Cybersecurity Awareness
  • Google Sheets: Beginner to Advanced
  • Data Literacy & Data Management
  • Canva: Get started

and so much more!

Commitment to Learning

Launching LinkedIn Learning is an investment by App State to provide free professional development opportunities accessible 24/7 to faculty and staff aligning with the University's strategic plan to invest in faculty and staff excellence. 


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Help share the news so that all our App State colleagues can take full advantage of this great resource!


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