The School of Education is an internationally recognized leader in the field of curriculum and instructional technology. The online Master of Education program ranks nationally among the 25 Best Online Master in Educational Technology Degree Programs according to the thebestschools.org. Graduates of our master’s and doctoral programs serve as instructional technology experts in schools and districts across Iowa and the nation, and as faculty members in universities in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the United States. Our graduates lead as instructional designers in business and industry, including Fortune 500 companies.
Our students will have opportunities:
- To grow in innovative learning environments using student-centered pedagogies such as game-based learning, real-world projects, online learning, and collaborative reflective work.
- To collaborate with award winning faculty on research and development projects that offer solutions to challenging problems: including conference presentations, grant writing, service, business applications, software design, consulting, etc.
- To engage in highly productive research teams, presenting at state, national and international conferences and contribute to the university service.