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Instructional Design and Technology M.S. with Information Science Specialization

Help Provide New Tools and Methods to Improve Instruction

If you’re interested in furthering your skills and education in direct applications for emerging technology related to the fields of information and library sciences, the Master of Science in Instructional Design and Technology with Information Science Specialization from University of Houston-Clear Lake is the place to begin.  

Innovate the Way We Teach and Learn

Through your coursework, you will focus on such topics as instructional design, performance technology, and administration of school library services, affording you with the skills you need to create, develop, design and produce instructional tools for use in your school’s library. Your ability to apply theory, research, creativity and problem-solving skills to a variety of technology applications will help reshape the way information is created, integrated and delivered at your school. 

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Admission Requirements

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Degree Requirements

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Deadlines for Applying

  • Graduate Deadlines
  • Spring 2020
    New Degree-Seeking Students - December 1
    Former UHCL Students - January 21
  • Summer 2020
    New Degree-Seeking Students - May 18 (Extended)
    Former UHCL Students - May 25
  • Fall 2020
    New Degree-Seeking Students - August 10 (Extended)
    Former UHCL Students - August 10
  • Spring 2021
    New Degree-Seeking Students - December 1
    Former UHCL Students - January 19

Please note, some graduate programs have special requirements and different deadlines from those above. For more information visit How to Apply.

Former UHCL Students and non-degree seeking students applying after the deadlines above may be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Please contact the appropriate graduate enrollment counselor for more information.


  University of Houston-Clear Lake

University of Houston-Clear Lake

2700 Bay Area Blvd
Houston, TX 77058
Phone: 281-283-7600

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Accreditations and Distinctions

The College of Education is accredited by the State Board for Educator Certification/Texas Education Agency.

We’ve earned national recognition for accomplishment and innovation, including the Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Teacher Education.

Instructional Design and Technology M.S. with Information Science Specialization Faculty

Caroline Crawford
 Caroline Crawford

Caroline Crawford

Associate Professor of Instructional Design and Technology,

Contact number: 281-283-3587
Email: crawford@uhcl.edu
Office: SSCB 3.203.13

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Michelle Giles
Michelle Giles

Michelle Giles

Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator of Instructional Design and Technology,

Contact number: 281-283-3516
Email: giles@uhcl.edu
Office: Student Services Building 3203.04

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Jana Willis
Jana Willis

Jana Willis

Department Chair of Literacy, Library and Learning Technologies and Professor of Instructional Design and Technology ,

Contact number: 281-283-3568
Email: willis@uhcl.edu
Office: SSCB 3203.1

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