Master - Education: Global Training & Development

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The Master of Education program in Global Training & Development at Northcentral University is designed to help you learn to effectively implement and analyze technology-driven teaching strategies in educational and business environments. Read on to find out more about this program.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

The online Master of Education program in Global Training & Development at Northcentral University is designed to develop your instructional leadership skills. Courses are intended to give you a foundation for evaluating and implementing your own training methods and plans. You will also have the opportunity to take courses that help ground you in how the master's program will function and how to conduct research effectively. To graduate from the program, you will be required to complete a final capstone project in order to demonstrate what you have learned. This program is not designed to lead to educational licensure.

What Are the Prerequisites?

If you are interested in applying to this program, you should already have a sound grasp of how to work with others in a leadership role. You should have a desire to help others improve their own skills, and you should want to improve your own abilities as an instructor. You are required to have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution prior to applying to this program at Northcentral University.

What Are the Course Requirements?

To graduate from this program, you will be required to complete at least 30 credit hours. Out of those credit hours, 3 will be from a foundational course, 3 will be from a research course, 21 will be from 7 selected specialization courses, and 3 will be from a final capstone research course.

Courses for a Master of Education in Global Training & Development

Course NumberCourse Title
Required Foundational Courses
EDU5000-8 Foundations for Graduate Study in Education
Research Course
ED6001-8 Educational Research
Specialization Courses
Select 7 courses from the following:
GTD5000-8 Leading the Global Workforce: Paradigms and Possibilities
GTD5005-8 Introduction to Successful Global Training Techniques
GTD5007-8 The Role of Technology in the Global Training Marketplace
GTD5011-8 Introduction to Best Practices for Training and Presenting to International Audiences
GTD5013-8 Evaluating Training Programs
GTD5019-8 Trainer as Consultant in the Global Marketplace
ED5036-8 Innovation and Change
ED5038-8 The Art and Science of Adult Education
Capstone Course
ED6002-8 Action Research Capstone

What Could I Do After I Graduate?

Career Opportunities

Once you have graduated from this program, you may choose to search for jobs interacting directly with students or clients, but you may also be able to seek positions that focus on creating training materials. Opportunities could be sought with schools, educational companies, or business corporations.

Possible career paths include but are not limited to:

  • Educational Materials Designer/Producer
  • Business Training Program Developer
  • Business Consultant
  • Tutor