Educational Technology, M.Ed.

Educational Technology, M.Ed.

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The online master’s degree program in Educational Technology prepares students to become instructional designers and technology leaders, using the potential of today’s technologies to design and develop effective, engaging instruction for a variety of audiences, including K-12, higher education and the workforce.

About

The Department of Educational Psychology (EPSY) is the largest producer of special and bilingual education teachers in the State of Texas. Students are prepared to become state and national leaders across a variety of disciplines, and high-achieving faculty members use their research to impact the lives of people in Texas and around the country, specifically in the area of child and adult psychology.

As one of four departments in the College of Education and Human Development, EPSY is currently home to about 275 undergraduate students, 245 graduate students, 44 faculty, and 22 staff.

EPSY was established in 1969, during the creation of the College of Education. EPSY strives to promote and maintain collaborative teaching and research activity within the department and across the College and University. The 1977 Strategic Plan established a four-fold plan for the college in the areas of international activity, diversity, technology and high impact research and instructional programs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Educational Technology Field, Theory and Profession
  • Instructional Design
  • Educational Psychology
  • Learning Theories
  • Measurement and Evaluation in Education or Techniques of Research
  • Integrating Technology in Learning Environments
  • Graphic Communication and Interface Design
  • Educational Video
  • Educational Game Design

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

The following application materials are required:

  • GPA of previous coursework
  • GRE verbal and quantitative scores
    • Official GRE scores, less than five years old, with the following exceptions:
      • Educational Technology Master’s, SPED Master’s and School Counseling Master’s Programs
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Biographical profile

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

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    14544 USD/year
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  • National Applies to you

    14544 USD/year
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  • In-State Applies to you

    6918 USD/year
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Funding

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