M.Sc. On Campus Online

Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation

12 months
32436 USD/year
32436 USD/year
32436 USD/year
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The Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation Department (IDD&E) at Syracuse University prepares students to identify, design, and evaluate instructional solutions for learning and performance problems.


Key facts

This program blends technical and software skills with transferable skills in theory, planning, instructional processes, and collaborative problem solving. Students gain the expertise to design, create, implement, and evaluate non-technology and technology-supported instructional solutions for a variety of educational and professional settings. Note that this program does not lead to any New York State teacher certification.

Why Instructional Design, Development and Evaluation at Syracuse University?

  • Complete your degree in a calendar year of full-time study, or complete your degree part time – many classes are offered in the evening.
  • Our new fully online master’s program allows you to complete your degree from anywhere, with no on-campus commitment needed. You’ll learn the same cutting-edge content, from the same faculty, with digital resources and virtual classroom and collaborative experiences.
  • Our traditional campus-based master’s program allows students to complete the program in a hybrid format (both face-to-face courses and online courses) while fully experiencing the Syracuse University campus community.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Instruction and Learning
  • Techniques in Educational Evaluation
  • Technologies for Instructional Settings
  • Educational Technology in International Settings
  • Strategies in Educational Project Management
  • Analysis for Human Performance Technology Decisions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admissions




30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree. We recommend applicants have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better. However, in reviewing applications, all elements are carefully considered.
  • Official transcript of all undergraduate and graduate study.
  • Personal statement of goals. Please describe in approximately 500 words:
    • Your main academic interests;
    • Why you are interested in the IDD&E program;
    • Why you wish to study at Syracuse University;
    • How you expect to finance your studies;
    • Your plans for the future, after you receive your degree.
  • 3 letters of recommendation.
  • Resume or CV.
  • International students: TOEFL scores.
  • No GRE exam scores are required for this program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32436 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    32436 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32436 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Syracuse

935 - 1370 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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