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Instructional Design and Technology

American College of Education

15 months
6940 USD/year
6940 USD/year
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This Master of Education in Instructional Design and Technology degree at the American College of Education is designed for students wishing to use technology to pursue a career in instructional design. You will learn how to evaluate, develop, and implement effective instructional design in a variety of educational settings.


Study on your schedule. This Master of Education in Instructional Design and Technology degree at the American College of Education allows you to plan your coursework around your life.

Key Features

  • Diverse Application

The skills learned in this program can be applied in a variety of educational settings: K-12, higher education, corporate and government organizations, and any organization that uses instruction for education or training needs.

  • Focused Coursework

Since all courses center around instructional design technology, you will take courses with other students that share your passion.

  • Well-Rounded Approach

By studying the diverse areas that impact instructional design: evaluation, digital tools, design fundamentals, theories, assessment, and more, you’ll be well-versed in all aspects of the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Instructional Design Fundamentals 
  • Digital Age Learning Environments
  • Applying Learning Theories in Instructional Design
  • Design of Instructional Media
  • Advanced Design of Instructional Media
  • Online Course Design
  • Engaging Learners in Online Instruction

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


31 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.50 on a 4.0 Scale for Provisional Admission

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's or Highest Post-Baccalaureate degree earned
  • Minimum Grade Point Average 2.75 on a 4.0 Scale for full admission
  • Additional evidence may be required to fulfill state requirements, including but not limited to verification of professional experience, test scores, or an interview
  • Complete and submit all application components including the admission application, including the enrollment agreement, and payment agreement.
  • Submit the nonrefundable application fee.
  • Provide official transcripts from a regionally accredited institution indicating successful completion of the level of education required for entry to the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8675 USD for the full programme during 15 months.
  • National

    6940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8675 USD for the full programme during 15 months.


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