Concordia University-Portland

MEd in Educational Technology and Learning Design - Online Higher Education


2811 NE Holman Street

Portland, OR 97211

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MEd in Educational Technology and Learning Design - Online Higher Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

Concordia’s MEd in Educational Technology and Learning Design: Online Higher Education program is geared to education professionals working in higher education. Through this career-focused program, you’ll examine the increasingly important role of online learning in postsecondary instruction, exploring the development and design of online college courses. You will gain an understanding of barriers and opportunities in online education from college and student perspectives, delve into real-world issues concerning the integration and management of online education, and learn how to evaluate the quality and effectiveness of online learning.

The MEd in Educational Technology and Learning Design is designed to offer those in an array of professional fields a comprehensive understanding of how to create learning environments that optimize the use of technologies. You will explore theories and emerging issues regarding the integration of technologies while also fostering proficiency at researching and evaluating those technologies with a people-first lens toward cultural and spiritual equity. Coursework in this program is relevant and career-focused. Drawing on your creative and analytical skills, this program will teach you how to thoughtfully improve the learning experience through the use of technologies.

This program offers relevant curricula designed and taught by an engaging faculty with experience in the field. Our five-week classes can be accessed completely online—anytime, anywhere. That convenience paired with clearly defined coursework and realistic deadlines are what make our degree programs doable and ideal for your busy working lifestyle. Complete your MEd program in just one year, with built-in breaks. 

Accredited, nonprofit, and faith-based, Concordia University–Portland is one of the largest and most respected names in education today. When you join Concordia University's College of Education, you join a growing network of high-impact education professionals—already 20,000 strong. Our graduates stand out with the skills, integrity, and compassion necessary to meet rapidly changing needs of students. Together, we’re making an impact in education."


Concordia University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, is affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, and is a member of the Concordia University System.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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