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Doctor of Philosophy in Education - Education - Technology and E-Learning

Northcentral University



With the sharp increase in the use of technology in the classroom, there has develop a needed for educators who are knowledgeable and skilled in the ways of successfully creating and managing these curricula that embodies these new technological methods in a positive manner. For this reason, Northcentral University has created their online Doctor of Philosophy in Education (PhD)Education - Technology and E-Learning degree program. This fully online PhD in Education - Technology and E-Learning offers its students a flexible online option for develop the knowledge needed for integrating curriculum development, instructional design and course delivery using technology and online learning management systems.

During this online Education PhD, individuals will partake in a number of online education technology courses that will cover topics, such as:

  • Principles and Practices in E-Learning
  • E-Learning Instructional Strategies
  • Instructional Design and E-Learning Activities
  • Ethical and Legal Issues in an Online Course
  • Online Learning Communities in an Online Course
  • Online Learning for K12 Students
  • The Principles of Effective Instructional Design
  • Educational Media
  • Applications of Technology
  • Technology and the Curriculum
  • Instruction and the Internet
  • Evaluating Technology in Education
  • Educational Technology Leadership

The NorthCentral specialization focuses on providing a knowledge base through current research and analysis of the planning and implementation of teaching and delivery modalities. Coursework focuses on instructional design methodologies incorporating educational media.

Students must have a Masters degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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