The master of education program in technology education provides opportunities for continued professional growth of technology education teachers. Courses are required in educational research, philosophy and psychology. Current theories and practices in technology education are developed regarding its evolution, philosophy, curricula, methodology, facilities, interdisciplinary relationships and impacts. Opportunities are provided for remaining current with recent technological developments and improving technological problem solving expertise. Courses may also be elected to
broaden knowledge in related educational areas. Technology is a strong integrating theme and provides a realistic context for learning. All teachers should consider the interdisciplinary relationships of technology education and the pursuit of graduate courses that improve competence or lead to a master's degree in technology education.
The Technology and Innovation program is in full compliance with the International Technology Education Association/Council on Technology Teacher Education guidelines for technology teacher education.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 33-36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $531.50 (PA Residents), $749.50 (Non-Residents) USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999