Master of Science in

Educational Technology

with Initial to Professional Certification

Online 36 credits * 4 semesters
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Program Highlights & Benefits

Flexible, online format

Leads to Professional NYS Certification as an Educational Technology Specialist

No GRE required

Flexible schedule


Experienced teachers who wish to advance their Educational Technology Specialist certification to Professional. Candidates must hold initial NYS certification in any content area.

What You Learn

The Master’s of Science Initial to Professional Educational Technology Specialist certification provides candidates the opportunity to enhance their content area in Educational Technology, allowing to teach digital literacy technology curriculum to K-12 students and provide professional development support to educators integrating educational technology into everyday teaching.

How You Learn

Courses are all online asynchronous.

Career Outcomes

Candidates with this certification will be eligible to apply for their Professional Certification upon meeting all NYS requirements

Degree Requirements

Course NumberTitleHours
EDU 5010E-Portfolio0
EDU 5130Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Students in Inclusive Classrooms in Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6 and Adolescence 7-123
EDU 5230Instructional Applications of the Internet – Integrating Digital Age Tools into Instruction, Classroom Management, Communication and Collaboration3
EDU 5240Diverse Abilities and Needs of Students in Inclusive Classrooms Birth-Grade 2, Childhood 1-6 and Adolescence 7-123
EDU 5300Foundations of Education and Technology3
EDU 5301Analyzing Digital Media in Teaching and Learning3
EDU 5302Interdisciplinary Curriculum and Methods in Educational Technology3
EDU 5303Assessment Tools for Educational Technology3
EDU 5304Educational Website Design, Video Integration, Distance Learning, Blended and Virtual Schools3
EDU 5305Mobile Learning and Teaching with Social Media for Educational Technology Courses3
EDU 5530Educational Technology Practicum Seminar0
EDU 5620Educational Technology Practicum3
EDU 5644Thesis and Capstone Proposal Development in the Technology Rich Classroom Environment3
EDU 5654Thesis and Capstone Project for the Technology Rich Classroom3
 Total Credit Hours:36