The 100% online Master of Education in Instructional Technology program leads to a thorough understanding of the instructional design and technology application addressed in the Technology Applications Certificate that align with the national technology standards and SBEC Standards. Student K-12 educators in the program are encouraged to complete testing for the supplemental certification at the end of the program.
Course work integrates content specialization focused learning. The program requires significant amounts self-directed project based learning. Demonstration of competency in courses is designed for preparation across various instructional technology career tracks. An advanced degree in Instructional Technology is frequently required to hold positions
of instructional designer, technology specialist, professional development developer. The degree frequently becomes necessary for future leadership positions such as a technology director, or as a prerequisite for entry into certain doctoral degree programs.