Educational Technology

Kent State University

M.Ed. On Campus
12 months
21952 USD/year
21952 USD/year
11766 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education degree in Educational Technology offered at the Kent State University prepares students to design, develop and use a variety of technologies in school classrooms, in training facilities or in other educational settings. Students gain core educational technology knowledge and skills and then specialize in an area within the field.


Students with an existing Ohio teaching license may obtain the computer/technology endorsement with the M.Ed. degree in Educational Technology by completing specific courses and a 100-hour practicum. The endorsement allows teachers to teach computer applications in the classroom or assume technology leadership positions in a school or at the district level. The endorsement cannot be obtained as a stand-alone license.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this Educational Technology program from the Kent State University  will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge about different types of hardware and of a variety of different software applications.
  • Conduct literature reviews to examine issues associated with technology and learning.
  • Develop, implement and troubleshoot web-based, interactive multimedia educational programs.
  • Design, develop and evaluate educational materials using various technology tools.
  • Apply principles of message design to the development of educational materials.
  • Identify critical issues related to the field of educational technology.
  • Advocate for the appropriate use of technology in educational settings, including providing equitable access to technology resources for all students.
  • Apply principles of change management, organizational development, technological diffusion and adoption and project management to effecting change in an organization.
  • Practice the systematic evaluation of educational materials that use technology, based upon the objectives previously established for the unit or lesson.
  • Assess the effectiveness of the use of technology for instruction, with a variety of assessment techniques.
  • Identify trends in the field, and apply those trends to current situations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Technology And Learning 
  • Trends In Educational Tech Nology 
  • Instructional Design 
  • Research Issues In Educational Technology 
  • Thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

at least one month before the start of the semester of first coursework.




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
  • Minimum 3.000 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale for unconditional admission
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic and professional references

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11766 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Educational Technology
Kent State University


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