Doctor of Philosophy in Instructional Design & Technology
Old Dominion University

Program Details

Old Dominion University offers the online Ph.D. in Education with a concentration in Instructional Design and Technology. This concentration prepares individuals to conduct research and assume leadership roles in the field of instructional technology. Students will master a number of instructional design skills, ranging from instructional problem identification, task and audience analysis, strategy design, assessment, evaluation, and implementation that they can use in a variety of settings including traditional classrooms, distance education, business, health care, military, K-12 and higher education, and government. Courses explore theories and research that provide a foundation for the field.


  • Master's degree in an appropriate discipline from a regionally accredited university
  • Official Transcripts
  • 3.25 minimum GPA in graduate work
  • GRE scores 
  • Statement of Intent
  • Interview
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges