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A career in Instructional Design might be right for you if…

Wondering if you might have the qualities and interests that would make a good instructional designer? Below, we’ve listed some of the more common characteristics that fit those going into this career field. See if any of these statements sounds like you.

  • You’re known for storytelling skills
  • You love to research new subjects and can get lost for hours on Wikipedia
  • You’re naturally intrigued by people and feel at ease asking questions
  • You respond well to project work, deadlines and timelines
  • You have an affinity for technology and often teach yourself new digital tools
  • Friends say you have an eye for design
  • You have a talent for outlining, summarizing and synthesizing
Last Updated: 5/24/18