Instructional Systems*Masters Degree Program(*also known as Instructional Design) Dr. Robert Reiser Professor, Instructional Systems Program
Have you ever: • - had trouble getting answers to service questions (about computers, cable TV, etc.)? • received poor service from employees in a • clothing store or restaurant?
These are examples of: poor performance by workers Organizations want to: improve worker performance
Graduates of the Instructional Systems program: Design innovative solutions to improve the performance of workers in all kinds of organizations!
Instructional Systems Masters Degree Program • Excellent Job Opportunities • Employers include: • Fortune 500 companies • Consulting firms • Government agencies • Military (civilian positions) • Universities • Excellent Salaries • Great Job Locations
Why Choose Instructional Systems at FSU? • Ranked #1 or #2 in the field • Identified as best program for preparing students for careers in business/industry • Faculty wrote 3 of the top 5 textbooks • Excellent student/teacher ratio
Instructional Systems Masters Degree ProgramHow Long Does It Take to Get a Degree? • 36 credit hour program • Typically completed in 3 semesters + summer internship • Includes internship with potential employers • No thesis • Final project: prepare professional portfolio • Can take courses face-to-face or online
Instructional Systems Masters Degree ProgramWhat Does it Take to be Admitted? • Admissions requirements: • Bachelor's degree (in any area) • 1000 GRE (minimum!) or 3.0 GPA (last two years) • Strong letters of recommendation • Statement of purpose
Instructional Systems Masters Degree ProgramWhat Should I Do Next? • More information: • Contact Mary Kate McKee (644-8792) <firstname.lastname@example.org> • Visit Instructional Systems Website: http://www.epls.fsu.edu/is/
Instructional Systems Masters Degree ProgramWhat Should I Do Next? • Come to: Careers in Instructional Design Workshop Friday, March 31st, 9:00 – noon - Meet alumni - Find our about job opportunities - Free food (breakfast and lunch!!) Contact Mary Kate McKee for details phone : 644-8792 e-mail: <email@example.com>