MS in Instructional Design and Technology - Career Resources

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37% Higher Profit, 13% Higher Productivity

In a study of 540 U.S. companies, those that invested more in training saw a 37 percent higher gross profit per employee.  And according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, raising the education level of employees results in up to a 13 percent increase in productivity. In today’s competitive economy, business, government, military and nonprofit organizations need an educated workforce to succeed. Earning your graduate degree in SNHU’s instructional design master’s program will position you as a valuable resource for helping companies reach their potential.

SNHU’s MS in Instructional Design and Technology prepares instructors for ever-changing technology and evolving educational principles that can, when applied together, improve the way people learn in every discipline.

Instructional design jobs are expected to grow by 15 percent through 2020, in industries including business, HR, military and higher education.

K-12 and Higher education:

  • Academic advising
  • Academic programs
  • Distance learning

Educational consultants:

  • Faculty development
  • Institutional advancement
  • Institutional research
  • Professors, instructors and teachers


  • Instructional designer
  • Instructional design specialist
  • Instructional technologist
  • Training specialist
  • Training developer
  • Online instructor
  • Manager of e-learning delivery
  • Course editor
  • Educational technology specialist/consultant
  • Computer-assisted instruction specialist
  • Coordinator of e-learning
  • e-Learning developer
  • Education and development specialist
  • Learning consultant

Human resources:

  • HR director
  • HR manager
  • Education coordinator
  • Training developer
  • Training specialist


  • Education Office
  • Director of Military Education
  • Military Instructional Designer
  • Director of Educational Technology
  • Training Specialist
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