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Online Master's Degree in Learning Technology and Design

The mission of the online Master of Arts in Learning Technology and Design program is to prepare professionals who are capable of facilitating learning and training in a variety of settings.

The program is available fully online and is designed to provide students with both the knowledge base and the application skills required to use technology effectively in a variety of settings from K-12 education to higher education, adult education, and training in both business and community settings.

Focusing on the design, development, management and evaluation of instructional systems moves us toward achieving our mission. 

Program Highlights

  • Take classes with faculty members with experience in industry and education.
  • Increase your skills as a trainer, teacher, and/or consultant.
  • Use learning sciences to develop highly effective training and instruction.
  • Complete the entire program online!

Curriculum

The curricular requirements include a minimum of 30 graduate-level hours, to be distributed among the following:

Required Foundation Courses (6 hours)

One course from the following:

  • EDPS 602: Adult Development and Learning (3)
  • EDPS 603: Principles of Learning in Education (3)

One course from the following:

  • EDPS 667: Principles of Educational Research (3)
  • EDPS 677: Methods in Quantitative Research (3)
  • EDPS 687: Qualitative/Interpretive Research (3)
Required LTEC Courses (23 hours)
  • LTEC 602: Technology and Student-Centered Learning (3)
  • LTEC 603: Facilitating Teaching in Technology Enhanced Learning Environments (3)
  • LTEC 623: Instructional Design and Development of Multimedia Instructional Materials (3)
  • LTEC 627: Advanced Technical Issues in Educational Technology (3)
  • LTEC 628: The Design and Use of Online Resources for Education (3)
  • LTEC 632: Advanced Productivity Tools in Teaching and Learning (2)
  • LTEC 653: Issues and Emerging Educational Technologies (3)
  • LTEC 695: Seminar 3 hrs
Restricted Electives (1-3 hours)
  • CURR 654: Multicultural Teaching and Learning (3)
  • CURR 655: Curriculum Foundations (3)
  • LTEC 590: Special Topics (1)
  • LTEC 597: Independent Study (1)
  • SOFD 572: The History of American Schooling and Literacy (3)
  • SOFD 580: Sociology of Education (2)