Learning Technologies

Drexel University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
1007 USD/credit
1007 USD/credit
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The Learning Technologies program of Drexel University is a modern look at how technology and education interact with and support each other.


Perfect for those interested in game-based learning, instructional design, technology leadership, and more, the curriculum of the Learning Technologies program of Drexel University focuses on key tenets of educational technology and design, preparing you for technology careers within and beyond the education sector or for graduate study. You’ll learn under the guidance of School of Education faculty members who are recognized scholars and practitioners in the field, and the curriculum can be tailored to your specific needs and career goals.

What is a Master's degree in Learning Technologies?

The MS in Learning Technologies has a strong foundation in theory, practice, and research related to the core themes of the program:

  • The Learning Sciences
  • Instructional Design & Development
  • Online & Mobile Learning
  • Site-Based, Online, and Mobile Technologies
  • Game-Based Learning
  • Educational Technology Leadership

You'll take courses in a variety of areas related to educational technology, including Using and Integrating Education Technologies, The Learning Sciences, and Instructional Design Methods.

Throughout the master’s in educational technology online program, you'll have many opportunities for experiential learning. These provide the experience of designing and deploying your own innovative technology applications for a wide range of settings.

What jobs can you get?

A Master’s in Educational Technology may help you launch or advance a career in some fast-growing fields in a wide range of industries. Job titles commonly held by education technology graduates include:

  • Corporate Training Director
  • Curriculum and Assessment Director
  • Director of Integrated Technology
  • Director of Web Content Management
  • Education Technology Consultant
  • Learning Development Specialist
  • Game-Based Learning Designer or Consultant
  • Instructional Designer
  • Multimedia Developer
  • School Based Education Technology Leader

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Using and Integrating Learning Technologies
  • The Learning Sciences
  • Technologies for Performance Support
  • Foundations of Game-Based Learning
  • Play & Learning in a Participatory Culture
  • Instructional Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



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

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate degree GPA will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)
  • Provisional admission may be granted if your GPA is below 3.0
  • An admissions interview is required for a GPA below 2.75
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  • Two professional letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1007 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1007 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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Learning Technologies
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