The online MA in Education and Innovation at Webster University is designed to prepare you for careers in instructional design in education and organizational training development in any industry as workplaces become increasingly digital. Faculty members are associated with the Webster Center for Creativity and Innovation (WCCI) in Geneva, Switzerland.
The program focuses on human interactions with digital technology from the perspective of users. The five core courses introduce you to design thinking and the process of innovation, and are taught by experts, scholars, and practitioners in the field of creative studies, educational studies, educational technology, and psychology.
Principles of this degree are based on requirements recommended by the National Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (NACIE) to increase your employment opportunities in the internet age.
Class activities provide a flexible and interactive learning space for students to collaborate with all stakeholders to solve real-world problems.
“The Education and Innovation program allowed me to develop and utilize innovative skills and resources to cultivate an inclusive, engaging and enriching environment for all students.”
MA in EDIN, '19
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"The Education and Innovation program gave me the knowledge to not only further my own career, but to help other educators achieve their goals. The curriculum challenged me to think deeper about challenges we face, and find solutions that are realistic and obtainable for all.”
Graduate Certificates and Areas of Analysis
This is an 18-credit hour certification designed to equip you with knowledge of perspective thinking and skills to critically analyze global issues and find a creative solution to a real-world problem.
Courses in this program are co-taught by Webster faculty, and design experts at the Webster Center for Creativity and Innovation (WCCI) in Geneva, Switzerland, offering a creative space for all project members to share their ideas and test iterations of a model to solve a well-defined problem.
This is an 18-credit hour graduate certificate focusing on sustainability studies. This certificate is designed to prepare you to lead from wherever you are in the globe for a more just and peaceful world.
This program helps you understand the socio-cultural aspects of climate change conversations and the political and economic impact on global sustainability debates.
15th in the Midwest
Webster University continues to move up the ranks on the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” report, now listed as 15th in Midwest Regional Universities, representing an 18-place rise since 2009. In the same category, Webster was ranked first in St. Louis and second in the state of all Missouri institutions.
Learn more about our accreditation, which applies to all of our campuses, regionally and beyond.
Find out how we support the more than 50% of undergraduates who transfer into our community.