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3100 Gillham Hall, MS 914
Toledo, OH 43606
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Department of Curriculum and Instruction
2000 Gillham Hall, MS 924
Toledo, OH 43606
419-530-5371
CI@UToledo.edu

Advanced Degrees in Educational Technology

EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Educational Technology Program, which prepare professionals at the master's (M.Ed.) and doctoral (Ph.D.) levels, is designed to meet the needs of those desiring to become specialists in the field of educational technology in positions at school, district, college and university levels as well as non-academic environments in industry such as:

  • Educational Technology ProgramCourse developer or designer 
  • Technology coordinator 
  • Online learning specialist 
  • Web-based learning manager 
  • Multimedia designer 
  • Technology integration specialist 
  • Computer learning lab coordinator 
  • Instructional designer 
  • Learning applications (apps) designer 
  • Flipped classroom developer 
  • Web instructor 
  • Online teacher, mentor or trainer 
  • Distance learning director 

Master's Degree In EDUCATIONAL TECHNOLOGY (M.Ed.)

The Educational Technololgy Master's program requires 30 credit hours of coursework, which is offered 100% online and includes a solid foundation in research, curriculum, and teaching skills with an emphasis on instructional design and educational technology.

Download Masters Program Requirements

  • Admission to the College of Graduate Studies
  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited four-year institution. However, if you are planning to teach in P-12 schools, you must have a teaching licensure in a specific subject area or discipline.
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale for all previous undergraduate work

Apply to the College of Graduate Studies. You will need to submit these materials:

  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education 
  • GRE scores from an exam taken within the last five years
  • Purpose statement describing your background and goals as well as the importance of the degree in achieving these goals
  • Two academic writing samples
  • Three letters of reference
  • Additional materials are required for international students

Doctoral degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Educational Technology (Ph.D)

Woman at computerThe Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction: Educational Technology requires a minimum of 60 semester credit hours including:

  • Professional Seminars 6 hours
  • Research Tools 12 hours
  • Interdisciplinary area of concentration 33 hours
  • Dissertation research 9 hours

The doctoral program, which is offered 70% online, is designed to help students develop rigorous scholarship and expertise in a specific field in order to facilitate their dissertation writing and future professional work. 

Download Doctoral Program Requirements

  • Admission to the College of Graduate Studies
  • Master's degree from an accredited college or university 
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale for all previous academic work
  • Evidence of research and writing ability and previous academic work to successfully complete the program of study 
  • Acceptable scores on the GRE, 144 for verbal and quantitative and 3.0 for writing is preferred

Apply to the College of Graduate Studies. You will need to submit these materials:

  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education 
  • GRE scores from an exam taken within the last five years
  • Purpose statement describing your background and goals as well as the importance of the degree in achieving these goals
  • Two academic writing samples
  • Three letters of reference
  • Additional materials are required for international students
The Judith Herb College of Education has a limited number of graduate assistantships available each year. These positions provide students with the opportunity to work closely with faculty in their area of interest as well as financial support. In addition, assistantships funded by externally supported research projects may be available. To apply, submit a letter of interest and a curriculum vitae or resume to the department at CI@UToledo.edu.

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Last Updated: 2/27/18