Microsoft Imagine Academy

ECU is a member institution of the Microsoft Imagine Academy. All faculty, staff and students are eligible for free online IT training on the latest Microsoft technologies through the IT Academy.


Imagine Academy offers the following:

  • Access to both essential and advanced online training.
  • If requested by an instructor, group logon to the same course for an entire class (all students need advanced Excel, for example).
  • Reports tracking student participation.
  • Discounts on select Microsoft certification exams.

Individual E-Learning Courses

Students, faculty and staff interested in an individual online course should contact Jennifer Raby at Upon enrollment, a user receives emailed instructions for accessing the course.

View available E-Learning courses (Microsoft Office Excel file, 58.8 KB).

IT Academy Group Instruction

Instructors requesting a group logon to a specific training course for the members of a class should contact Jennifer Raby at 252.328.9177 or

Microsoft Certifications

Certain Microsoft certification exams are offered at academic pricing to ECU users through Imagine Academy. To learn more, visit the Microsoft Certifications page.

If you have questions about Microsoft certifications and/or exam pricing, please contact Jennifer Raby.