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Master of Education Online - Educational Technology Emphasis

Overview

Educational Technology Emphasis

In today’s classroom the use of technology in education has become popular and many teachers are seeking supplemental knowledge in this area. Candidates enrolled in the online masters of education program at Belhaven University are required to take a core of courses for 21 hours. In addition, students in education and technology can take 3 courses in this area of emphasis for 9 credits. The degree program concludes with a comprehensive capstone course. This educational technology emphasis will enable the candidate to expand their technological expertise and qualify them for a computer applications endorsement.

Master of Education Educational Technology Curriculum Summary

Course #MED Core CoursesCredits
EDU600 MED Orientation Seminar 0
EDU610 Research Methods and Procedures 3
EDU612 Curriculum Planning and Organization 3
EDU628 Advanced Instructional Strategies 3
REA617 Content Area Literacy 3
EDU621 Assessing Student Learning 3
EDU623 Technology in Education 3
EDU630 Diagnostic and Remedial Strategies Across the Content Areas 3
Area of Emphasis - Educational Technology
EDU641 Integrating Technology into The Curriculum 3
EDU642 Using Technology to Assess Learning and Manage Data 3
EDU643 New and Emerging Technologies 3
Capstone Course
EDU625 Instructional Leadership Skills in the Classroom 3
TOTAL 33

Course Descriptions

Master of Education Course Descriptions

Admission Information

As you apply for admission to Belhaven University, you can use this checklist to assist you in the process. Each item required is necessary to apply, be accepted and register at the college. If you have any questions about admission, please contact us at 800-960-5940 or onlineadmission@belhaven.edu.

Steps to apply:

  1. COMPLETE the APPLICATION for Admission and SUBMIT $25 APPLICATION Fee.
  2. SUBMIT PROOF OF LICENSURE AND TRANSCRIPTS

    • A bachelor's degree in Education from a regionally-accredited college or university is required. Submit an official transcript from your undergraduate degree granting institution and official transcripts from institutions where you have completed graduate coursework. A 2.8 cumulative GPA from undergraduate work is required for admission or a minimum GPA of 3.0 on any graduate work previously completed. Download the Transcript Request Form. See Transferability of Credit Notice.
    • Provide evidence of holding a valid standard teaching license.
    • Proficiency in the English language as demonstrated by at least two years of successful academic work at the college or university level in the United States or by a minimum score of 550 paper-based or 79 internet-based on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
  3. COMPUTER REQUIREMENTS

  4. MILITARY CREDIT

    • A veteran who wishes to be assessed for military credit or who will use veteran benefits must submit a copy of Form DD214 and/or DD295 to Belhaven University.
  5. CONDITIONAL ADMISSION

    Applicants who do not meet the regular admission requirements, but show the potential for success in the M.Ed. program, may be admitted on a conditional basis using the following criteria:

    • Students admitted on a conditional basis to the M.Ed. program must earn a 3.00 grade point average on the first nine semester hours of graduate work in order to continue in the program.
    • The student may be asked to submit an essay or recommendations for review by the program committee.
  6. NON-DEGREE SEEKING, SPECIAL STUDENT APPLICATION PROCESS

    • Submit a completed application for admission with fee of $25.
    • Non-degree seeking students must submit an official transcript from their undergraduate/graduate degree-granting colleges/universities.
    • Non-degree seeking students, after attempting six semester hours, must either apply for admission as a degree-seeking student or make a request to be continued as a non-degree seeking student (maximum of 12 hours).