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Educational Communication and Technology

Learn about cutting-edge research from the cognitive and learning sciences as well as how to design digital learning tools for varied contexts – K–12 schools, universities, workplaces, museums, nonprofits, and international development. Our degrees are unique in their focus across broad learning contexts and in the linkage between design and research (including our studio-based learning approach).

Master of Science
Games for Learning

Create, use, and evaluate digital games for the specific purpose of learning in a broad range of formal and informal learning settings.


Master of Arts
Digital Media Design for Learning

Design multimedia learning environments, understand and evaluate their use, and conduct research on how people learn with technology.


Advanced Certificate
Digital Media Design for Learning
Post-Master’s Study

Gain new or advanced skills in the design and production and use of multimedia learning environments so you can design the media and technology of the future.


Doctor of Philosophy
Educational Communication and Technology

This rigorous research-oriented doctorate prepares you for academic and leadership positions in research, technology, education, and learning in all contexts.