Doctor of Education / Educational Technology
Walden University

Program Details

Prepare to develop and lead technology-supported solutions to learning challenges within your educational system with the Educational Technology specialization of Walden University’s Doctor of Education degree. This Instructional Design degree online enables K-12 educational leaders to design and implement change at the district, regional, state, and federal levels. 

The curriculum is designed with the standards set by the Association for Educational Communications and Technology (AECT). Students will learn how to conduct research on local problems in a rapidly changing field. The program includes an embedded post-master’s certificate to allow for increased professional opportunities while still completing requirements for the doctoral degree.

Students can expect discussions of topics including:

  • Creating digital media
  • Designing instruction for eLearning
  • Trends and issues in educational technology
  • Research theory, design, and methods

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Students are required to attend one face-to-face residency.

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota