Educational Technology

M.Ed. 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 Education (M.Ed.) degree requires 36 credits. The degree requires a nine-credit departmental core, a 24-credit technology core, as well as a 3-credit culminating internship.

Technology Core
ET 605 Introduction to Educational Technology
ET 610 Curricular Applications of Technology
OR
ET 660 Innovative Digital Schools
ET 620 Multimedia Design in the Classroom
ET 630 Digital Communication in the Classroom
ET 631 Transformative Online Teaching
ET 641 Universal Design for Learning with Technology Integration
OR
ED 602 Learner-Centered Education

Research Core
ED 600 Foundations of Educational Research
OR
ED 670 Teacher Research and Inquiry
OR
ED776 Theory & Research on Teaching in Education

Leadership Core
AD 662 Leadership, Supervision and Professional Development
ED 608 Creative Thinking, Collaboration, & Educational Change
ET 680 The Role of the Technology Leader
ET 690 Educational Technology Seminar

Culminating Project
ET 691 Educational Technology Internship

Internship

The internship is a culminating experience in which candidates take the technology and leadership skills that they have learned and apply them. The internship is generally done as an individualized project at your own school or district and involves helping your school or district move forward with technology.

Completion Time

The educational technology program may be taken part-time (to be completed in 2-5 years), which 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.

Program Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will earn a M.Ed. in Educational Technology.