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.

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
  • Application Deadlines
    Starting SemesterDeadline
    Fall Aug 6
    Spring Dec 1
    Summer Apr 22
    International students are encouraged to apply early to allow extra time for their materials to arrive.
  • Admission Requirements

    In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Graduate Studies Office will accept unofficial transcripts and self-reported test scores for admission reviews. Any admission made with these documents would be conditioned on receipt of official documents, which should be provided as soon as possible.

    Note: If you are currently enrolled or have applied in the past year, you should qualify for an application fee waiver. Click here for criteria and how to obtain the waiver.

    1. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    2. Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    3. Completed online application that includes:
      • Personal statement
      • Resume (required from international students only)
      • Two letters of recommendation
      • Minimum 79 TOEFL score or minimum 6.5 IELTS score (international students only)

    Learn more about how to apply

  • Program Requirements
  • Tuition and Fees

    Per credit hour

    ResidencyTuitionDE FeeTotal
    IN Resident$480.93$39$519.93

    Find more information and calculate your expected costs at Student Central.

  • 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.

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