Ball State University

Division of Online and Distance Education

Master of Arts in Technology Education


2000 W. University Avenue

Muncie, IN 47306

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A.-Technology Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

The 100% online Master of Arts Technology Education from Ball State University (NCA accredited) is designed primarily to meet the needs of current K-12 teachers licensed in technology education. It is not a program in “educational technology” but instead helps teachers to cover a wide variety of technological subjects. It does not provide initial teacher licensure. Although this program is online, on-campus assistantships with stipends and tuition waivers are available at our Muncie, Indiana, campus.

Professional Core (15 hrs required)

ITEDU 635 Implementing Technology Education (3)

ITEDU 690 History and Philosophy of Technology Education (3)

ITEDU 691 Strategies & Materials for Teaching Technology Education (3)

ITEDU 694 Curriculum Development in Technology Education (3)

ITEDU 698 Seminar in Technology Education (3)  

Research Requirements (3 hrs required, 3 - 9 hrs possible)

ITEDU 699 Research in Industrial Education (3)

THES 698 Thesis (1-6) (optional)  

Electives (to achieve 30 total program hrs)

ITEDU 510 Technology: Use and Assessment (3)

(Many more)


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

International Student Requirements:

This degree can be completed by students from outside the USA without coming to campus. International students may apply at, which states: "The required items needed to complete application materials for evaluation by the university are listed below for ready reference. NOTE THAT NO ACTION ON YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE TAKEN UNTIL ALL REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS ARE RECEIVED. 1. Completed application form 2. Admission fee ($40 U.S.) 3. Academic records (originals or certified copies in both original language and in English) 4. Official TOEFL report 5. Three letters of recommendation 6. 300-500 word autobiographical statement 7. One passport-size photograph 8. A copy of the picture page of your passport"

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral Granting

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants can learn more by contacting staff in the Ball State Financial Aid Office. You are encouraged to complete the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid. School FASFA Code: 178600

Locale: Midsize City

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