The College of Education offers master’s programs in Instructional Technology leading to a Master of Arts (M.A.) or a Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree.
The M.A. program is designed to meet the needs of working professionals in various settings. It enables candidates to complete courses in traditional, Web, and mixed mode (with one face-to-face meeting every other week). It also offers tracks in educational technology, instructional systems and e-learning that enable candidates to pursue careers in business and industry, K12 and higher education.
The M.Ed. program in Educational Media (Ed Media) is a totally web-based initial-certification program that leads to Florida certification as a school library media specialist. The Ed Media track is designed to offer skills in administration, production, instructional design, organization, selection, evaluation and research that relate to school library media programs. It stresses knowledge and applications of both present and future innovations and technologies used by school library media specialists. This program is designed for the student who has completed all requirements needed to earn the Florida Professional Educator's Certificate.
International Student Requirements:
In order to enroll in graduate classes, students must have obtained a baccalaureate or higher degree, prior to the start of the term for which the student is admitted, from a regionally accredited institution or from a recognized foreign institution. International students are not eligible for nondegree/certificate status unless they hold an eligible visa. International applicants are encouraged to begin the application process early. Also, international applicants should ensure all supporting documents, including those required to issue an I-20, are received by the stated application deadline. Only official documentation is accepted and it is the student's responsibility to submit all documents by the application deadline.