Master of Arts in Educational Foundations
University of Akron

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Educational Foundations program is designed for individuals interested in improving present educational skills or who are interested in educational or instructional positions in business, industry, and social services.  This flexible program allows students to choose from a specialization in Instructional Technology or in Assessment, Evaluation, and Data Literacy.  The Instructional Technology specialization provides educators with exposure to a wide range of technologies, addressing the rapidly accelerating changes in the field, while still providing basic competencies in instructional design principles.  The Assessment, Evaluation, and Data Literacy specialization prepares educators to be leaders in the area of school-based assessment and evaluation, developing skills in assessing a variety of student outcomes and in conducting classroom, school, or building-level, and district-level evaluations.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcript from each college or university attended
  • Undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission