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MAEd in Leadership in Technology for Teaching and Learning

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(440) 826-2166, (440) 826-3779 (fax)

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Cheryl Lee, Admission Counselor
(440) 826-2915, cllee@bw.edu

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Gail HabigMAEd Academic Program Assistant
(440) 826-6534, ghabig@bw.edu

Overview

This online program is designed to meet the needs of professionals whose roles include teaching or training in the public or private sector. The program blends educational theory, practice and field experience into a learning experience that develops skills applicable to complex real-world problems. It enhances knowledge of how computers, software, and other forms of educational technology can be used to improve learning outcomes.

The courses may be taken as part of the degree program or independently. The MAEd leadership in technology program is nationally recognized and meets all requirements of the International Standards for Technology in Education (ISTE).

Tuition Assistance through the School Partnership Program

Many teachers enrolled in the MAEd programs are employed by school districts that participate in the BW school partnership program, qualifying them for significant tuition savings.

PROGRAM FEATURES

Teachers

  • Teachers can add the computer/technology endorsement in 22 semester hours (six courses and two field experiences). An additional 12 semester hours complete the requirements for the master’s degree.
  • Successful completion of Ohio Department of Education approved exam(s) is required for teachers to quality for the computer/technology endorsement.
  • The courses in the program are designed to produce an endorsement on the Ohio teaching certificate in educational computing and technology literacy as established by the Ohio Department of Education.
  • Teachers may add the computer/technology endorsement to an existing license without completing an entire master's degree.
  • Teachers will earn the computer/technology endorsement by completing required coursework and state exam.
  • Students may enroll part time and complete the master’s program in as little as two years.
  • Program needs to be completed within three years. Registration for the state exams and application for the endorsement needs to occur within one year upon completion of the program.  

Non-Educators

  • The program is also a valuable career enhancement for non-educators and professionals who are pursuing credentials in instructional design and professional development and training.
  • Students may enroll part time and complete the master’s program in as little as two years.

Advanced Practice Minor

BW's K-12 MAEd programs provide students with concentrated expertise in a targeted area plus the breadth of knowledge in another area resulting in an advanced practice minor. Minors can be obtained in:

  • Literacy
  • School leadership
  • Special education

Course Information

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