Wilkes University

Instructional Media

The instructional media master's degree shows teachers the most effective ways to integrate digital media tools into their classroom.

Discovery Education

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.

View our course schedule.


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.

Pennsylvania STEM Letter of endorsement

Add-on to your degree, or enroll in this stand-alone 12-credit letter of endorsement:

Admission requirements

You must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning. In addition, please submit:

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.


Stephanie L. Wasmanski
Graduate Admissions
(800) WILKES-U Ext. 5535
(570) 408-5535

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.