M.Ed. in Instructional Technology

  • Total Credit Hours: 30
  • Degree Format: Online

About this field

Instructional Technology (IT) is a rapidly growing field of professional study and practice that values innovative use of technology and effective design for teaching and learning in the digital era. A master’s degree in this field prepares future instructional technology leaders and practitioners in diverse contexts: classrooms, school libraries, industry, and government.

Join our program to experience

  • Ranked #1 in country for best value
  • Courses aligned to international/national professional standards
    •  AECT professional standard
    • GaPSC Instructional Technology standards; ISTE Standards
    • ALA/AASL recognized; GaPSC Media Specialist standards
    • GACE preparation (Instructional Technology, Media Specialist)
    • Adobe Certified Professionals Certifications standards for Photoshop and Premiere Pro
  • Flexible elective tracks for customized learning experience
  • Collaborative, yet personalized, learning

Georgia Educators

Successful completion of the M.Ed. in IT degree and associated GACE exam leads to a GaPSC service certificate at Level 5 in Instructional Technology or Media Specialist for qualified GaPSC certified educator candidates. Visit the GaPSC webpages on upgrading an existing certificate and adding a field to an existing certificate.


  • E-learning Specialist
  • Instructional Designer
  • Instructional Technologist
  • IT Coach/Coordinator/Director
  • Learning Consultant
  • Learning Experience Designer
  • Media Specialist
  • Training Specialist
  • 229.333.5633
  • 229.259.5094
  • Curriculum, Leadership, and Technology Building
    Second Floor
    1310 N. Patterson St.
    Valdosta, GA 31698