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The online educational specialist degree in online education from MU can help you advance your career fulfilling the demand for distance learning alternatives in higher education. If you want to design, deliver and evaluate effective online teaching experiences, this may be the degree for you.
The School of Information Science and Learning Technologies (SISLT) is a proud member of the iSchools consortium, an international coalition of leading information schools.
Official nameEducational specialist in learning technologies and design with an emphasis in online education
CampusUniversity of Missouri
Program typeEducational specialist
Academic homeCollege of Education | School of Information Science and Learning Technologies
Delivery mode100% online
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
- High school teacher
- Instructional coordinator
- Postsecondary teacher
Delivery of this program is 100 percent online: no campus visits are required.
Courses are semester-based. Students typically take one or two classes each semester. Full-time students finish in two years.
Course work includes
- Digital media
- Learning management systems
- Needs assessment
- Online course design and instruction
- Web development
Typical program length2 years (full-time students)
Typical course load1 or 2 classes per semester
The University of Missouri is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.