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Instructional Technology

University of Southern Mississippi

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
592 USD/credit
592 USD/credit
480 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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About

The Master of Science in Instructional Technology at The University of Southern Mississippi is a unique online systematic graduate-level study program. Students can take 100% courses online or take some traditional face-to-face classes on campus based on their needs.

Overview

The program is designed for individuals who wish to become dynamic and innovative leaders in the field of instructional technology, whether they are in the private or academic sector. The mission of the Master of Science in Instructional Technology is to prepare instructional technology professionals with a strong theoretical base and practical hands-on experience in the design, development, implementation, management, and evaluation of leading-edge educational technologies.

The Master's program requires 30 hours of post-baccalaureate work depending upon the selected graduation requirement. Courses within the program focus upon different areas such as instructional design, learning theory, multimedia development, Web-based education, and technology research and administration. Thus, students graduating from the program are qualified for the field because of their spansive background in instructional technology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Research 
  • Instructional Design and Development 
  • Technology in Education 
  • Digital Communications in Education 
  • Instructional Strategies of Online Teaching 
  • Web Development and Assessment
  • Digital Publishing and Visual Design 
  • Multimedia Design and Development 
  • Foundations of Instructional Technology 
  • Ethics and Issues in Instructional Technology 
  • Instructional Multimedia Design

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • Exams and graduation only
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from previous institutions.
  • An application form.
  • Results from the GRE or MAT. TOEFL test result from international students.
  • A letter explaining the applicant's interest in and reasons for pursuing the degree in a letter of intent or application.
  • Three letters of recommendation sent by the letter writers themselves. These individuals should be past instructors, supervisors, administrators, co-workers, etc.
  • A resume of academic and job-related experiences.
  • If appropriate, a copy of current teaching licenses/certificates. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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