Master of Instructional Systems Design

Program Overview

Steps to Apply

  1. Graduate Application
  2. Application fee
  3. Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution.
  4. Additionally, a technology proficiency assessment must be submitted to the program adviser.  NOTE: For details regarding the technology assignment, please, see the attached file.

    Instructional Systems Design and Technology Technology Assignment

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The Master of Education in Instructional Systems Design and Technology is designed for individuals who wish to learn more about the use of instructional technology in the workplace. This program blends coursework in Curriculum and Instruction and Computer Science to promote a strong working knowledge of digital-age learning environments. The degree requires thirty hours of graduate credit.

The Culminating Research Project for this program allows the candidate to demonstrate the knowledge and skills required of an instructional designer. During the last two semesters of the program, candidates research, design, evaluate, and implement an online training course while showing mastery of integrated objectives for both the Computer Science and the Curriculum and Instruction courses. The candidate’s overall experience in this process is captured in the form of a case study and presented in the format of a publishable paper/article, to be submitted to a conference/journal of the candidate’s choosing.


Application Deadlines

  • Fall: August 1
  • Spring: December 1
  • Summer: May 15

Please note that application deadlines will occasionally change. Please contact your academic advisor (listed in the contact section) for confirmation on application deadlines.

Contact Info

Director
Dr. Marilyn Rice
edu_mpr@shsu.edu
936.294.1133

Administrative Associate
Bryanna Johnson
bnj022@shsu.edu
936.294.4857

General Inquiries
isdt@shsu.edu