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Educational Technology Leadership

George Washington University

24 months
895 USD/credit 16110 USD/year
895 USD/credit 16110 USD/year
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The Educational Technology Leadership program offered by George Washington University is founded on three beliefs: that leadership skills and technological competence are fundamental to the appropriate and successful utilization of technologies in educational settings; that access to the requisite knowledge should be universal, despite the barriers of distance.


Key facts

The program is guided by commitment to continuing improvement as technology changes through:

  • The development and delivery of effective distance education methods
  • Support services for the distance-learning community
  • Influence upon the creation of knowledge and practices
  • The development of leaders in the global expansion of educational technology
  • Emphasis on the interaction of individual, corporate, governmental and educational interests.

Career Outlook

The educational technology environment is expanding and diversifying the career opportunities for leaders who are in the technology field. By earning your Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in Educational Technology Leadership from the George Washington University (GW), you will position yourself to further your career in this growing field.According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Services, training and development managers earned a median $95,400 annual salary in 2012, with jobs in the field expected to grow 11% by 2022.1 Instructional coordinators earned a median $60,050 in 2012, with jobs expected to grow 13% by 2022.2
  • Educational Technology Career Opportunities
  • Curriculum developer
  • Director or manager of e-learning, training or instructional services
  • Educational technology specialist for a school, county or district
  • E-learning developer or specialist
  • HR training specialist
  • Instructional designer
  • Instructional technology supervisor
  • Multimedia production designer
  • User interface designer

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Quantitative Research
  • Leadership and Education 
  • Foundations in Educational Technology 
  • Trends and Issues in Educational Technology 
  • Educational Hardware Systems
  • Managing Computer Applications 
  • Developing Multimedia Materials
  • Instructional Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two (2) recommendations (preferably one from a faculty member and the other from a professional supervisor)
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript.  Unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be uploaded to your online application.  Official transcripts are required only of applicants who are offered admission
  • Statement of purpose
  • A resumé is required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per credit during 24 months.


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