Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design & Technology
Purdue University Global

Program Details

Gain the skills to create relevant new curricula. Build specialized knowledge through four courses that cover pedagogical, technological, and managerial principles and practices. Complete your certificate 100% online, on your schedule.

  • Program Highlights: Study foundations of instructional technology, multimedia development and implementation, design and development tools, and instructional design process models.
  • Career Opportunities: Instructional designer, instructional technology specialist, learning and development specialist, curriculum coordinator
  • Master’s Degree Foundation: You can transfer the certificate’s courses directly into Purdue Global’s master’s degree in instructional design and technology.*

This program may not be available in all states. Speak with an Admissions Advisor for more information. Purdue Global cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.
* The University cannot guarantee that students will be granted admission to any future programs. Speak to an Advisor about admissions requirements and transfer credit opportunities and see the University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Purdue University Global is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Purdue University Global is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)