Transform your teaching
Our goal is to give teachers like you the tools needed to thrive in the 21st century classroom. Engage today's students in learning through digital media. Become an educational specialist who can effectively blend academic rigor with the latest technology, from video to Web 2.0 to virtual field trips.
Designed and taught by leaders in the field of education technology, the master's degree in Instructional Media combines the convenience of online learning with the expertise of Discovery Education and Wilkes.
Nationally known educational leaders, including Kathy Schrock, Joe Brennan and Steve Dembo, have designed a curriculum that's truly meaningful for teachers. What you learn online can be applied to your own career the very next day.
Convenient online learning
The program is offered in a convenient online format. Courses are held in accelerated, seven-week sessions, meaning you can complete the degree in less than two years, all while focusing on one course at a time.
The 30-credit, 10-course program couples advanced online and educational resources with the very best in instructional media, content and training. View the program of study.
Letters of endorsement
Get a distinct advantage by honing your skills in a specialty topic area. Add-on to your degree, or enroll in these stand-alone 12-credit letters of endorsement:
You must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning. In addition, please submit:
- An online application
- Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts
- Two completed Graduate Recommendation Forms
Registering for class
Once you've completed the online application, you can register for Wilkes courses. View our registration guidelines or contact us for more information. Current students can keep track of requirements with the program checklist.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Stephanie L. Wasmanski
(800) WILKES-U Ext. 5535
About Discovery Education
Discovery Communications revolutionized television with the Discovery Channel and is now transforming classrooms through Discovery Education. Powered by the #1 non-fiction media company in the world, Discovery Education combines scientifically proven, standards-based instructional resources and a dynamic user community in order to empower teachers to improve student achievement. Already, more than half of all U.S. schools access Discovery Education services.