Online Master of Education Degree
Apply Now Through the JMU Graduate School. After creating an account and logging into the online application, click "Education" and select the Educational Technology concentration for which you intend to apply.
- Accepting applications for Fall 2016.
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- GRE Waiver Option (Use this form as a reference. Submit waiver evidence on the Graduate School application.)
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- The Fall 2016 tuition rate for new students is $347/credit in-state and $357/credit out-of-state.
M.Ed. in Educational Technology
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 in their chosen professional settings. Graduates will possess a broad and deep understanding of the practice of learning design and technology. Download Course Requirements
M. Ed. in Educational Technology for PreK-12
The Master of Education degree (M.Ed.) with a concentration in Educational Technology for PreK-12 serves students who work in, or who intend to pursue careers in PreK-12 technology leadership positions in public and private school settings. The program provides candidates with opportunities to explore and research emerging technologies for learning using ISTE-C (Coach) standards as a guide to development in the profession. Candidates in the program will discover effective ways to integrate these technologies in their chosen professional settings in public or private schools. Graduates will possess a broad and deep understanding of the practice of learning design and technology. Download Course Requirements
Note: Courses are currently delivered entirely online in real-time from 5:45pm-8:15pm ET/EDT U. S., on weekdays. The current schedule is posted on the Outreach and Engagement website. All courses and course materials are delivered using the English language. Students are expected to adhere to the Student Dispositions Policy.Certificate programs in Educational Technology are available. Those who complete one or more certificate courses may count their earned credit hours toward a Master's degree in Educational Technology. Those who do not complete all of the Master's degree requirements may be eligible for a certificate.
For more information about this program, contact:
Dr. Michele D. Estes, Associate Professor & Director, Educational Technology Graduate Programs
3325C Memorial Hall, MSC 6913 Learning, Technology, and Leadership Education
College of Education, James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807
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Our university holds SACS accreditation and membership in the Online Learning Consortium and SREB. The James Madison University College of Education holds CAEP (formerly NCATE) accreditation. The Educational Technology M. Ed. and Certificate Programs are aligned to AECT and ISTE-C professional standards. These organizations promote high quality online courses and degree programs, and increased access for learners.
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