Master of Arts in Instructional Design & Technology
Miami University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Instructional Design and Technology program is designed for students interested in working as instructional designers for non-K-12 environments, such as higher education, industry, government, military, and health care.  Students learn to design, develop, and integrate instructional media, methods, and systems which integrate data-driven research in behavioral psychology, cognitive psychology, learning theories, constructivist, and critical/cultural theoretical perspectives of teaching and learning.  Graduates are able to design, develop, and evaluate instructional media, materials, methods, and systems which integrate various types of technology and technology media for teaching and learning, and are prepared to lead in these areas.


  • Minimum of a baccalaureate degree or its equivalence
  • Official transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) from all colleges and universities attended
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience (may be waivered pending candidate's qualifications)
  • A vita or resume
  • Three recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

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