Doctoral Programs

Education Technology Leadership

Ed.D. or Ph.D.

Online 61 - 67 credits * 4 years

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$497/mo

*if using financial aid

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Program Objectives

  • Prepares candidates for doctorate in leadership with a specialization in educational technology program
  • Develops technology experts into technicians responsible for instructional design, human resource development, professional development, project management and continuing education of employees.
  • Graduates will be able to design, implement, evaluate and manage educational technology for K-12 education, higher education, corporate training, medicine and continuing education in professional settings.
  • Develop the research and critical thinking skills in the field of educational technology on both a theoretical and practical level; develop competency in technology development, implementation, and evaluation.
  • Improve the connection between technology and the teaching and learning process; build a strong professional background in areas related to educational technology.
  • Support and lead reform and change efforts related to technology practices and human resource management. Assist in facilitating the exploration, discussion, and understanding of challenges and possibilities of educational technology in a variety of educational settings.

Areas of Study

Ed.D. Track

CourseTitle
EDL 7140Organizational Change
EDT 7010Theories in Educational Technology for Teaching and Learning
EDL 7210Policy Analysis
RES 7605Quantitative Analysis
EDT 7XXXDesign of Learning Environments
EDL 7300Ethics for Educational Leaders
RES 7700Qualitative Research
EDT 7XXXContemporary Issues in Technology and Instructional Design
EDT 7XXXTechnology Leadership in Organizations
EDT 7XXXData Management
EDT 7XXXStrategic Planning and Evaluation of Technology Programs
EDT 7XXXTechnology Department Management
EDT 7XXXHuman-Computer Interactions for Learning Systems*
EDT 7XXXTechnology Policy Analysis and Development**
EDT 7XXXDesigning for Online Learning Systems*
EDT 7XXXIssues in Technology Design and Management**
EDT 7XXXProject Management*
EDL 7620
OR
EDU 7100
School/District Improvement Using Data Analysis**
OR
Curriculum Theory and Design**
RES 7900Research Design (4 credit hours)
FPR 7011Philosophical and Theoretical Foundations of Leadership
COMP 7000Comprehensive Exam (fee)
DISS 7010Dissertation
DISS 7020Dissertation
DISS 7030Dissertation
DISS 8000*Dissertation Supervision (fee) (if needed)

Ph. D. Track

CourseTitle
EDL 7140Organizational Change
EDT 7010Theories in Educational Technology for Teaching and Learning
EDL 7210Policy Analysis
RES 7605Quantitative Analysis
EDT 7XXXDesign of Learning Environments
EDL 7300Ethics for Educational Leaders
RES 7700Qualitative Research
EDT 7XXXContemporary Issues in Technology and Instructional Design
EDT 7XXXTechnology Leadership in Organizations
EDT 7XXXData Management
EDT 7XXXStrategic Planning and Evaluation of Technology Programs
EDT 7XXXTechnology Department Management
EDT 7XXXHuman-Computer Interactions for Learning Systems*
EDT 7XXXTechnology Policy Analysis and Development**
EDT 7XXXDesigning for Online Learning Systems*
EDT 7XXXIssues in Technology Design and Management**
EDT 7XXXProject Management*
EDL 7620
OR
EDU 7100
School/District Improvement Using Data Analysis**
OR
Curriculum Theory and Design**
RES 7900Research Design (4 credit hours)
RES 7800Mixed Methods Research
FPR 7300Philosophical of Scientific Knowledge
RES 7620Advanced Topics in Statistics
COMP 7000Comprehensive Exam (fee)
DISS 7010Dissertation
DISS 7020Dissertation
DISS 7030Dissertation
DISS 8000*Dissertation Supervision (fee) (if needed)

*Students must register for DISS 8000 repeatedly (as needed) to maintain continuous enrollment until program completion