Educational Technology


Experienced educators who wish to expand their teaching skills and enhance the classroom experience by utilizing innovative approaches to technology.

Program Highlights & Benefits:

  • Courses stress practical applications

  • Emphasis is placed on technology in the classroom

  • 2 year or less program, including your summer and holiday break

  • Classes will be held at a site in or near your school

What You Learn:

The Master of Arts in Educational Technology is designed to prepare teachers to utilize technology most effectively to enhance student achievement.

How You Learn:

This program is an accelerated 2 year cohort program. In general, you will meet one night a week from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and finish one 3 credit course every 7 weeks. An online format is available that does not require face to face meetings; however, a weekly one hour synchronous audio/visual chat is required. You will still complete one 3 credit course every 7 weeks.

Career Outcomes

At completion of the program as outlined below, you will earn a Master of Arts in Educational Technology.

Degree Requirements

Master of Arts in Classroom Instruction with Educational Technology

Course Title Hours
*ET 500 *Technology Trends and Social Media
A survey of the historical and theoretical development of educational technology and an examination of further trends in K-12 education
*ET 505 *Exploring Classroom Technology Tools
An examination of how to best enhance and assess student achievement through effective incorporation of various software and hardware
*ET 510 *Virtual Classroom
The study of various social media modes to engage the online and face to face learner and enhance instruction
*ET 515 *Planning and Integrating Educational Technology:
Continued Professional Development & Leadership

A focus on leadership and professional development in planning and integrating educational technology
*TBD *ET Field Experience
Demonstrate application of skills and knowledge required to support technology design and implementation in an educational setting
ED 521 Educational Research and Application
A survey of qualitative and quantitative research methods and their applications to educational research
ED 502 Educational Issues
A study of historical and contemporary issues in education
ED 507 Diversity in Education
A study of the issues and approaches to educating a culturally and linguistically diverse population
ED 554 Curriculum & Instruction
An examination of the history of the school curriculum, the fundamentals of curriculum design, methods of implementation as well as the theory and practice of the developmentally effective classroom
ED 590 Conducting Research and Completing the Capstone
A review and critical analysis of current educational research focused on a specific question. Students complete the capstone project
  Total Credit Hours: 30

*Courses denoted with an asterisk are the courses required to complete the Ed. Technology Certificate only.

Please Note:

This is not an official schedule and your cohort may take these courses in a different order.