Pepperdine University

Master of Science in Learning Design and Technology


24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA 90263

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Learning Design and Technology

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

Designed for individuals who wish to advance their career in instructional design and technology, this program's unique format allows students to participate in a cohort model while choosing between online or in-classroom options every term. You will gain the knowledge, skills, and support needed to reach your potential in a variety of settings such as online program management entities, staff training, corporations, PreK-12 schools, colleges and universities, and many types of organizations in the non-profit, private, and public sectors.

Prepare to Make a Difference with a Well-Rounded Curriculum

In this 32-unit program, you will experience a well-rounded and comprehensive course offering focused on preparing future instructional designers and technologists in program design, evaluation, and theory. You will also become proficient in the latest emerging educational technologies, virtual and online learning approaches, transmedia, applied analytics, data visualization, and other relevant and valuable perspectives.

Learning culminates in a capstone integration experience that includes class instruction with essential hands-on practice. Under the direction of skilled faculty-practitioners, the project incorporates either a scholarly paper, product design, or training program.

As a graduate, you will be ready to immediately drive organizational change, increase your earning potential, and make a difference for learners and institutions.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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