The online Master of Arts in Learning Design and Technology program is designed to flexibly address various professional roles and settings. We offer a program that allows for customization as you gain skills in critical digital pedagogy and design for your P-20 classroom, school, public, or academic library or organizational setting. In the program, you'll experience interactive learning, hands-on projects, and collaborative teamwork — all highly marketable skills. Take classes at your own pace as they fit your scheduling needs with outstanding faculty who are dedicated to your academic and professional growth. The LDT program may also be completed for an added Teacher Librarian (K-12) endorsement or Instructional Technology Specialist (K12) endorsement from the Colorado Department of Education.
As an MA in Learning Design and Technology student, you'll choose up to two certificates from five options:
- Digital Pedagogy and New Literacies
- Online Teaching and Learning
- Leadership in Learning Design and Technology
- Leadership in P12 Library Programs
- Learner-Centered Instructional Design
This is an exciting time for instructional design and professionals facilitating in online, remote, or blended learning environments. There is a growing demand for professionals with digital pedagogy and learner-centered instructional design experience. The learning design and technology master's program will give you the skills you need to take on a number of careers in P-12 classrooms and district leadership; post-secondary teaching and learner-centered design; educational services in school, public or academic libraries; or training and instructional design in corporate, healthcare or non-profit organizations.
The MA in Learning Design and Technology program applies adult learning principles throughout the program. The program emphasizes interactive learning and provides you with opportunities to solve real-world problems. The fully online degree option allows you to fit your schedule and your lifestyle and gain new knowledge, regardless of your location.