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MTSU students, faculty, and staff have access to the online training video library, LinkedIn Learning. Tutorials are available for thousands of writing, publishing, graphic design, animation, and audio/video programs; career fields like marketing, filmmaking, game creation, IT security, and web design; and even job skills such as time management, and project coordination.  So whether for classroom assignments or personal and professional development, you can learn with LinkedIn Learning

Accessing LinkedIn Learning with your MTSU account

  1. Log in to the access portal at: https://portal.office.com/myapps. Once the page loads, you will see the Office 365 sign-in page.
  2. Faculty/Staff: Under “Work / School Microsoft Account” credentials enter your FSA username@mtsu.edu. (For example, if you sign in to your work computer with the FSA username jjones, then you would enter jjones@mtsu.edu.) Then type in your FSA password.

    Students: Under “Work / School Microsoft Account” credentials enter your MTMail username@mtmail.mtsu.edu. Then type in your MTMail password.
  3. Click the Sign-in button. *If you are prompted to choose a Work, School, or Personal account, then please choose “Work or School.”
  4. From here, click on the Linkedin Learning tile (if you do not see it, click “Explore all your apps” and scroll down to “Other”) where you will be signed into Linkedin Learning.

The first time you sign in to your account, you will be asked if you wish to connect your Linkedin Learning account to your Linkedin account or continue without connecting your Linkedin account. We recommend you “continue without connecting my LinkedIn account” and then do it later if you wish to have personalized course suggestions.

If this is your first time signing in, read these instructions.

You can also sign into Linkedin Learning the following ways:

  1. By clicking on the link in the email that was sent to you when the upgrade was completed.
      Or
  2. You can go directly to Linkedin

Click here for more information on connecting your Linkedin profile (pdf)

Accessing Linkedin Learning via the Linkedin Learning app

  1. iOS app – download the app from the Apple Store
    1. Choose “Sign in with your organization portal”
    2. Enter your FSA username@mtsu.edu (staff and faculty) or username@mtmail.mtsu.edu (students) in the space where it says “Enter your organization’s name or domain” and click on “Sign in with your organization portal” and click next
    3. Click “Continue” this will launch your browser to complete authentication with your organization
    4. Enter your FSA password
    5. If you have your Linkedin Learning account connected to your Linkedin account, you will need to sign in using your personal Linkedin credentials at this time.
  2. Android app – download the app from Google Play
    1. Choose “Sign in with your organization portal”
    2. Enter your FSA username@mtsu.edu (staff and faculty) or username@mtmail.mtsu.edu (students) in the space where it says “Enter your organization’s name or domain” and click on “Sign in with your organization portal”
    3. Click “Continue” this will launch your browser to complete authentication with your organization
    4. Choose your sign-in account
    5. Enter your FSA password
    6. If you have connected your Linkedin Learning account to your Linked in account, you will need to sign in using your personal Linkedin credentials at this time.

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