Master of Education in Applied Learning Sciences

University of Miami Online

M.Ed. Online
20 months
2030 USD/credit
2030 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Gain skills and credentials required to advance within the education system or in a corporate environment. The Master of Education in Applied Learning Sciences from University of Miami Online offers a flexible curriculum, reflective of each student’s personal and professional interests.


Students of this Master of Education in Applied Learning Sciences from University of Miami Online are not required to complete a thesis; rather students complete a cumulative project that can be applied in their workplace or within a partnership organization.

The Master of Education in Applied Learning Sciences provides students with expert knowledge in the design of learning environments and curriculums that can be applied immediately within the workplace. Students will complete a cumulative project in place of a thesis.


The University of Miami’s Applied Learning Sciences programs offer expert insight into the theory behind learning environments and knowledge of curriculum design that can be applied immediately to the workplace.

With an Applied Learning Sciences degree, you can reach beyond traditional educational settings. Graduates can pursue a career in formal education settings such as universities and K-12 schools with roles in curriculum development and instructional design. Unlike other post-graduate education programs, UOnline graduates can move beyond the traditional education sphere and consider professional learning design, training, organizational development roles in consultancies and training providers. Entrepreneurial graduates can look at developing learning products or technologies for education technology companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to the learning sciences
  • Human learning
  • Organizational learning
  • Assessment of human and organizational learning
  • Design of online learning environments
  • Design of formal learning environments
  • Design of workplace related learning
  • Design for out-of-school, informal learning

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines





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.

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A copy of your transcripts from all academic institutions attended
  • Your Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
  • Most recent resume
  • Personal statement: one-page detailing your interest in the program in relation to your professional background and career aspirations
  • International students who do not hold an undergraduate degree from the U.S. must also submit their Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2030 USD per credit and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    2030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2030 USD per credit and a duration of 20 months.


We recognize talent. We offer scholarships to ensure students who strive for the best can benefit from UM faculty and all that the online degree programs have to offer. If you are awarded a scholarship, you could reduce your tuition by up to 40%.

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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Master of Education in Applied Learning Sciences
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