The Master of Education (MEd) with a specialization in instructional technology is designed for professionally certified pre K-12 teachers, administrators, and other professional educators who seek an advanced degree. This degree program provides the knowledge and skills needed to incorporate technology effectively into preK-12 curricula, instruction, and assessment; to develop expertise in current and emerging instructional technologies; to gain a broad understanding of the role of technology in the contemporary school; and to lead change efforts at the classroom, school, and district levels. Three program areas are associated with this 33-credit degree: instructional application, technological application, and leadership and management application.
Accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and certified by the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia. UMUC is a constituent institution of the University System of Maryland.