Want to be an educational technology leader in your school or district?
Currently accepting Applications for Fall 2020
MS in Educational Technology & Certificate in Educational Technology Integration
For all inquiries and questions about the program, please email Dr. Loretta Donovan at email@example.com.
Learn the how and why of using technology in student-centered ways to engage your students
Focus on integrating technology into your classroom to help your students meet the CCSS
Assignments and projects are directly applicable to your teaching context
Combines theory and practice
Program has earned the Seal of Alignment for the ISTE Coach Standards
Not computer savvy? Not a problem
Cohort-based Model—you’ll be with the same peers throughout the program
Make connections with educators throughout the state, region, and other countries!
Courses You'll Take
The program requires 30 units of coursework. You take 10 courses over 16 months (four terms), which include: three core courses, six educational technology courses, and a culminating experience course.
Three Core Courses:
- EDEL 511: Survey of Educational Research
- EDEL 529: Learning Theory
- EDEL 536: Curriculum and Development
Six Educational Technology Courses:
- EDEL 515: Problem Solving and Technology in Schools
- EDEL 522: Web Design for Instruction in Schools
- EDEL 523: Distance Education Issues and Trends in Schools
- EDEL 518A: Issues in Instructional Design of Software for Use in Schools
- EDEL 518B: Multimedia Development and Instruction in the Classroom
- EDEL 590: Technology Professional Development in Schools
One Culminating Experience:
- EDEL 594: Research Seminar (Final Project)
You enroll in three courses in your first two semesters. However, you only take two courses at one time during a semester. For your final two semesters, you only take two courses.
A sample program of study with a Fall semester start:
- 16 Weeks (Fall): EDEL 511
- First 8 Weeks (Fall): EDEL 523
- Second 8 Weeks (Fall): EDEL 515
- 16 Weeks (Spring): EDEL 529
- First 8 Weeks (Spring): EDEL 518A
- Second 8 Weeks (Spring): EDEL 518B
- First 5 Weeks (Summer:) EDEL 536
- Second 5 Weeks (Summer): EDEL 522
- 16 Weeks Fall: EDEL 590
- 16 Weeks Fall: EDEL 594
Contact Us for More Information
Locate and download your Certificate of Clearance from the CTC website.
(Note if your target student population is K12 students and you do not have a record with CTC, please apply for a Certificate of Clearance. https://www.ctc.ca.gov/docs/default-source/leaflets/cl900.pdf?sfvrsn=b6bd8b52_0 )
You will need to add the Certificate of Clearance to your application on Cal State Apply.
No Credential or credential program - no worries.
If your target student population is adults (over 18 years old), please email Loretta for one additional requirement. If your target population is minors (under 18) see note about Certificate of Clearance
Each program has unique requirements- these directions outline our specific requirements.
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Apply for MS in Educational Technology (or the Graduate Certificate in Educational Technology if that is what you want)
MAKE SURE YOU LIST CA AS YOUR RESIDENCE STATE. If not, you will be required to complete extra forms once admitted.
We do not require statement of purpose, GRE, or letters of recommendation. (See bullet 1 for link with what do add for these questions)
Attach your certificate of clearance when prompted
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