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Instructional Design and Technology

West Virginia University

M.A. Online
24 months
Duration
628 USD/credit
628 USD/credit
628 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Arts in Instructional Design and Technology, offered by the College of Education and Human Services at West Virginia University, prepares students for jobs as technology integration specialists or online curriculum specialists.

Overview

The growth in online education and training has created a demand for individuals who can apply cutting edge technologies and instructional design strategies to create quality learning experiences in public schools, higher education institutions, and corporate and non-profit organizations. 

Learning outcomes

Teachers looking for a master’s degree may also find this Instructional Design and Technology program from West Virginia University a perfect complement to undergraduate degrees.

In higher education, instructional designers develop online courses or work with faculty to create interactive classroom components. In addition, the IDT degree provides the foundation for additional doctoral study.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Instructional Design
  • Instructional Delivery Systems
  • IDT Models and Theories
  • Distance Education
  • Authoring Systems
  • Technology Integration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. An undergraduate degree from an accredited university. GRE or GMAT scores 

OR 

  • a narrative describing two years of professional work experience (individuals with 2+ years of work experience can ask to have the testing requirement waived).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    628 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 628 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    628 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 628 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    628 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 628 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!

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