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Learning Design and Technology

Wayne State University

12 months
1623 USD/credit 48690 USD/year
1623 USD/credit 48690 USD/year
801 USD/credit 24030 USD/year
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The Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology at Wayne State University prepares students as instructional designers, e-learning specialists, multimedia specialists, user engagement designers, consultants, and training and development directors. 

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The Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology at Wayne State University encompasses the analysis of learning and performance for the design, development, implementation, evaluation, and management of processes and resources intended to improve learning and performance in various settings. 

About the Program

The curriculum provides knowledge necessary to create, use, assess, and manage theoretical and practical applications of instructional technologies and processes. Students learn to facilitate learning by creating, using, evaluating, and managing effective learning interventions within a supportive community of practice.

Programme Structure


  • Needs Assessment and Analysis
  • Capstone in Learning Design and Technology
  • Mobile Learning Technologies
  • Evaluation of Learning and Performance
  • Emerging Technologies for Digital Learning
  • Design Thinking and Knowledge
  • Advanced Learning Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • International applicants must complete the equivalent of a U.S. four-year degree, including all state and external/internal examinations required for the degree. Although a degree in another country may have a name similar to a U.S. degree, this does not necessarily indicate the degree can be accepted as equivalent. Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or its equivalent in upper division coursework.
  • The Graduate School does not require the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). However, individual program requirements vary. 
  • Submit your official transcript(s)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1623 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    48690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1623 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 801 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Detroit

1050 - 1770 USD /month
Living costs

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