The Master of Arts in Educational Technology and Online Learning prepares graduates to become leaders and practitioners in educational technology and to develop and administer online programs for all learners, from pre-school to higher education, including adult learners.
The program infuses a well-grounded series of applied professional studies in educational technology, online learning, educational leadership and curriculum development. The curriculum provides a solid grounding in both relevant academic theory and applied practice. As part of their course work, students complete a research-based capstone project and applied practicum experience in the field. The program also provides ample opportunities for the personalization of curriculum sequence to meet individual needs with regard to career goals.
Graduates will be prepared as educational technology leaders who are able to articulate and apply best practices in the creation and delivery of online courses for a variety of students, from pre-K and college through corporate training and continuing education.
Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university
Two letters of recommendation
Statements of background and goals
Students must be working in an academic/educational setting or have access to an academic/educational setting in order to complete course assignments and practicum
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Thomas Edison State University
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