Graduate Certificate

Educational Technology Certificate

Offered by: James Madison University
Type: Certificates
Format: Online (synchronous)
When Synchronous sessions scheduled in the evenings, Monday - Thursday
Average Time to Complete Can take up to 2 years

About the Program

The Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) with a concentration in Educational Technology serves students who work in, or who intend to pursue careers in, higher education, business, industry, government, and consulting. The program provides candidates with opportunities to explore and research emerging technologies for learning using AECT professional standards as a guide to development in the profession. Candidates in the program will discover effective ways to integrate these technologies into their chosen professional settings. Graduates will possess a broad and deep understanding of the practice of educational design and technology.

Career Paths

  • Educational Technology specialist in school division
  • Technology trainer

Courses & Requirements

Educational Technology M.Ed. – 33 Credit Hours
Educational Technology Certificate – 12 Credit Hours
Educational Technology Leadership Certificate – 12 Credit Hours
Educational Technology eLearning Certificate – 12- 15 Credit Hours

Our 100% online Educational Technology Master and Certificate programs are designed to help students develop others to and eventually integrate technology into their learning spaces. Our “Ed Tech” students help students explore, design, and implement emerging technologies to maximize learning. Graduates are prepared to advance in the workplace, make career changes, or pursue doctoral work.

At the graduate level, we prepare graduate students to apply design techniques and technologies to solve authentic problems in the workplace, wherever that is. You’ll complete projects during the program that are relevant to your unique setting.

Cost & Financial Aid

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Student Support

We know the path to higher education can be daunting, which is why we’re here to help.

As a student of the Roanoke Higher Education Center, you will have access to:

  • Library collections and services
  • Student Success Center
  • Career Center
  • Computer lab and student lounge
  • Cafe serving breakfast and lunch
  • Free parking with a student parking pass

Learn more about student support resources available to JMU students.

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