Is a formal L&D degree worth it? Is it a requirement if you want to have a career as an instructional designer or a corporate trainer?
There are so many factors that go into answering questions like these and this episode answers quite a few of them. Join Cara North, Chackras Smith, and Richard Harrell for a busy discussion on whether or not having a formal degree in L&D is a requirement in today's job market for instructional designers. This panel also discusses the types of degrees that are available out there, as well as why having a degree might be necessary for you to be successful.
You'll also hear about recommended programs and universities, as well as realistic expectations of the journey to an M.A. or Ph.D.