Learning Technologies, M.A. | University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, United States
24 months
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15960 USD/year
15960 USD/year
10908 USD/year
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About

The MA/PhD track in Learning Technologies from University of Minnesota prepares students to conduct research and engage in technology-related practices in higher education, K-12, and business settings. Core focus areas include learning analytics, K-12 technology integration, online distance learning, and multimedia design and development.

Overview

Coursework in Learning Technologies from University of Minnesota includes hands-on learning and use of current technologies, development of technological solutions, consideration of theory and research, and conducting educational research.

The MA in Learning Technologies is designed for students interested in a stronger research orientation compared to those who pursue the MEd degree in Learning Technologies. Students complete a thesis (plan A) or a final paper (plan B). View the required courses in the graduate catalog under subplan “Learning Technologies.”

Career outlook

MA graduates engage in advanced media and software design and development, lead K-12 technology integration initiatives, and work as researchers. MA students often apply to PhD programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Research in Curriculum and Instruction
  • Thesis Credits: Master's
  • Contemporary Approaches to Curriculum: Instruction and Assessment
  • Directed Study: Learning Technologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 SCH

Plan A: 34 credits

Plan B: 30 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts. Upload your transcripts into the application system. Please include all transcripts from any institution you have attended, even if you did not earn a degree or certificate. Please do not mail your transcripts. Official transcripts are required only after you are admitted.
  • Resume.
  • CI Application Form. Upload in the graduate program additional materials section.
  • Three letters of recommendation. Ask professors, employers, or supervisors to speak to your potential for successfully completing your degree; they will upload their letters directly into the online application.
  • Personal statement
  • Diversity statement
  • Short writing sample
  • Common Ground Consortium Fellowship. (Optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15960 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15960 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10908 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10908 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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