Earn your master of science degree online
You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students
The online Master of Science program in Instructional Design is designed to prepare professionals to develop, design, implement, and assess a wide variety of multimedia instructional materials. It is also designed to meet the increasing need for high quality instruction in the academic, business, government, and public sectors. This program consists of course work in areas such as educational technology, digital literacies, differentiation, applications of learning theories, and assessment, paired with electives in select disciplines, culminating in a capstone project.
The M.S. in Instructional Design leads to the following six student learning outcomes:
1. Students will curate and evaluate a variety of resources utilizing digital tools to construct knowledge and produce artifacts.
2. Students will understand and use a variety of technologies in the instructional design process.
3. Students will build knowledge, develop and employ strategies for understanding and solving problems with technological methods.
4. Students will communicate and express themselves creatively and clearly using platforms, tools and digital media.
5. Students will collaborate with others both locally and globally utilizing digital tools to solve problems.
6. Students will understand the rights and responsibilities of working in a digital world and demonstrate actions that are safe, legal and ethical.
- What's a master's degree?
- A master's degree is an advanced degree that usually takes two years to complete and typically requires students to have a bachelor’s degree in a related field of study.
What's it like to earn this degree online?
Let's put your mind at ease about online learning
- 100% Online
- This program is presented 100% online. You will not be expected to attend any classes on campus.
- Personal concierge
- You will have one person who acts as a single point of contact for any and all questions you may have.
- Learn by doing
- Participate in field experiences such as internships, clinical placements, and service learning to apply your academic knowledge in the world.
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How do I apply?
Follow these steps to start your application
- Go to the online application
- Create an account
- Complete the forms or save for later
- Pay the application fee
- Submit any supplemental materials, if required
- Send in your academic records
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