Educational Technology

M.A. in Educational Technology

This program is appropriate for teachers who wish to expand their use of technology in their own classroom, as well as those wishing to become technology leaders on the school, district, and national levels.

Degree Requirements

The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree requires 39 credits. The degree requires a nine-credit departmental core, a 24-credit technology core, and a 6-credit culminating thesis.

Departmental Core
ED 600 Foundations of Educational Research
OR
ED 670 Teacher Research and Inquiry
AND
ED 608 Educational Innovations
AD 662 Leadership, Supervision and Professional Development

Technology Core
ET 605 Introduction to Educational Technology
ET 610 Curricular Applications of Technology
ET 620 Multimedia Design in the Classroom
ET 630 Digital Communication in the Classroom
ET 631 Distance Education
ET 641 Universal Design for Learning with Technology Integration
ET 680 The Role of the Technology Leader
ET 690 Educational Technology Seminar

Culminating Project
ET 699 Thesis Seminar

Completion Time

The educational technology program may be taken part-time (to be completed in 2-5 years). Part-time offers a self-paced opportunity to complete requirements over a longer period of time with courses delivered at times of the day that are convenient to full-time work schedules.