Certificate in Instructional Systems Technology (Online)

Instructional Systems Technology

Certificate in Instructional Systems Technology (Online)

Get an in-depth introduction to analyzing, designing, developing, and evaluating new educational tools.

With a certificate in IST, you can advance your career or prepare for a master's or doctoral program in Instructional Systems Technology.

  • Application Deadline
    DomesticInternational
    FallMar 1Mar 1
    SpringNov 1Sep 1
    SummerMar 1N/A
    Fee$60$65
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 2 Letters of Recommendation
      • GRE Scores:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Not required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

  • Licensing

    The Certificate in Instructional Systems Technology is not the equivalent of a state teaching license nor preparation to earn a teaching license. Learn more about our licensing programs.

This 15-hour certificate program introduces you to concepts in instructional technology and design, including:

  • Evaluation and analysis of instructional materials
  • Effective writing for instructional technology
  • Strategies for computer-mediated learning