Experts in instructional design and technology are in demand in every industry that relies on training, education or continuing education. ODU's rigorous IDT program will give you a solid grounding in instructional design, cognitive theory, research, and practical application. You'll graduate prepared to meet current and future challenges for employers ranging from the military to healthcare to education itself.
Our program offers the flexibility for you to pursue your individual interests, such as:
- Instructional Design
- Instructional Message Design
- Distance Education
- Evaluation & Assessment
- Design of Technology-Mediated Instruction
- Human Performance Technology
- Quantitative and Qualitative Research
Upon graduation, you will earn a PhD in Education with a concentration in Instructional Design & Technology.