Program Overview

The AIU Online Master of Education degree program is structured to address sweeping changes that have occurred in education over the past decade, including an emphasis on the importance of students' capacity to understand abstract concepts, solve problems, work as effective team members and develop critical thinking skills.

M.Ed. students pursuing the concentration in Instructional Design and Technology will learn to integrate the use of various instructional media and technologies for learning, including classroom presentation tools, computer-based and network-based instructional systems. They will also gain an understanding of how to identify and take advantage of unique opportunities and challenges involved in the organization, development, and delivery of a distance learning program. Graduates will have acquired knowledge necessary to provide leadership in the application of new technologies in modern education.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Master

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

    Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

    Requirements

    A bachelor’s degree must have been earned at one of the following: An institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education OR An internationally-recognized foreign institution of higher education. Your undergraduate transcript must show a GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

    Restrictions

    Not authorized for residents of MA, NJ, and NY.

    School Overview

    Founded as the American College in 1970, AIU provides associate, bachelor's and master's degrees in a campus environment and online. AIU’s campuses are located in Atlanta, Georgia, and Houston, Texas. The Online or main campus is located in northwest suburban Chicago, Illinois.

    The University community believes it has a special commitment to support each individual's goals. To this end, the University places emphasis on the educational, professional, and personal growth of each student. Programs, policies, and activities, which have been designed to implement this philosophy and purpose statement, are evaluated periodically and changed, as necessary, to meet the needs of the student body and the institution.

    AIU, as an international institution of higher education, encourages global understanding by providing an atmosphere of cultural diversity and opportunities for international education.

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