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Educational Technology, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #987 (BCR) Oxford, OH, United States
The Miami University online graduate program in Educational Technology (M.Ed.) is intended to prepare P–12 teachers (with licensure) in the design, development and meaningful integration of technology and media to enhance learning.


Program Objectives

The five program objectives include:

  • To prepare graduates to design, develop and integrate instructional media, methods and systems which integrate data-driven research in behavioral psychology, cognitive psychology, learning theories, constructivist and critical/cultural theoretical perspectives of teaching and learning.
  • To prepare graduates to design, develop and evaluate instructional media, materials, methods, and systems which integrate various types of technology and technology media for teaching and learning.
  • To prepare graduates to participate in research about the design, development, and evaluation of instructional media, materials, methods and systems.
  • To prepare graduates to provide leadership in the design, development, evaluation, and selection of instructional media, materials, methods and systems.
  • To prepare graduates who continue to develop new models and methods of instructional design integrating emerging innovations in technology.


Miami University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region of the United States. Miami's most recent accreditation review occurred in 2015.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Instructional Design & Technology
  • Instructional Design Theories and Models
  • Evaluation and Assessment for Instructional Design
  • Interactive Design
  • Action Research for Educators
  • Thesis Project
  • Diversity, Learning & Technology
  • Computer Networks for Education and Training
  • Visual Literacy
  • Curriculum and Technology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    30 credit hours alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Submit online
  • Application Fee
  • Personal Statement
  • CV/Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  •  A vita or resume detailing education and work experience as well as relevant personal experience.
  • An essay of 750 words on the topic M.Ed. candidates topic: “My Reasons for pursuing graduate study in Educational Technology”
  • Official transcripts (undergraduate and graduate) from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Recommendations from three faculty 
  • Students applying for the M.Ed. program must also provide a statement signed by you that you have not been convicted of a felony. This is requested by the State of Ohio for certification to practice in the schools.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30052 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15026 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6155 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 1095 - 1810 USD/month
    Living Costs

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