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The online Master of Arts in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology degree is designed to prepare leaders and practitioners in cutting-edge areas including technology integration, digital transformation, technology-enabled academic innovation, online education, training, and professional development. These in-demand skills can be applied to many professional settings, including K-12 schools, higher education institutions, business, healthcare, the military, and government.
Save Time and Money - With Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), earn up to 9 credit hours for Quality Matters' "Teaching Online Certificate (TOC)" or "Master Reviewer Certificate (MRC)". You can also earn up to 6 credit hours for the LSU Online Learning Experience Design Microcred®.
Earn up to 9 credit hours with Quality Matters' Teaching Online Certificate (TOC) or Master Reviewer Certificate (MRC).
LSU’s online education technology program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related. Today, LSU is the flagship institution of Louisiana and is one of only 30 universities nationwide holding land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant status.
Professionals with career goals such as instructional designer, educational technologist, e-learning specialist, online program manager, or training and development manager will also benefit from this program by learning the in-demand skills needed to excel their career.
When you join LSU Online, you join a family that makes sure that your needs are met. You will have a dedicated Student Success Coach assigned to you from your application process all the way through to your graduation to support you in any way as a student. We help you along the way so that you can focus on performance in your classes.
The MA in Education with Educational Technology is ranked by U.S. News as one of the Best Online Programs for master’s in education.
Applications may be submitted without a GRE/GMAT exam score.
You may be able to find savings and earn credit from previous work or training, or as demonstrated by your industry certifications, through Prior Learning Assessment. Learn more.
Total credit hours per program: 36 credit hours
Cost per credit hour: $459
Total cost with fees: $16,524
Cost per credit hour and fees are subject to change. Exact fees may vary by program. Please consult an Enrollment Coach for the final program cost.
|Educational Technology Core||Credit Hours|
|ELRC 7500: Technology Leadership in Education||3|
|ELRC 7503: Instructional Design||3|
|ELRC 7502: Principles of Distance Education||3|
|ELRC 7505: Design and Development of Multimedia Instructional Units||3|
|ELRC 7535: Advanced Telecommunications and Electronic Learning||3|
|ELRC 7550: Theory and Research in Educational Technology||3|
|ELRC 4507: Computer Technology in Education||3|
|ELRC 4249: Understanding and Applying Research||3|
|ELRC 7501: Educational Technology Assessment & Evaluation||3|
|ELRC 7420: Administration of Technology Programs||3|
|ELRC 7525: Professional Development for K-12: Technology Integration||3|
|ELRC 7516: Practicum in Educational Media||3|
LSU’s online educational technology program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education and the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related.
Graduates of our online master’s in educational technology program will learn cutting-edge strategies to help them become better educators and advance their careers.
Students will learn the following:
Our Master of Arts in Education - Educational Technology is ranked by U.S. News as one of the best online programs for a master’s in education. Our program is 100% online, flexible, and affordable. Applications may also be submitted without a GRE/GMAT exam score. Additionally, enrolled students can earn up to 9 credit hours with a Quality Matters Teaching Online Certificate (TOC) or Master Reviewer Certificate (MRC).
The passion and excellence that LSU stands for have earned the school a coveted "Tier One" spot in U.S. News & World Report's “Best Colleges.” As the state’s flagship university, LSU has been preparing students for rewarding careers for nearly 150 years. Today, LSU is equally proud of its strides to make education more accessible through innovative online degree programs that are every bit as rigorous as its on-campus programs
Through the dedication of an exceptional faculty and staff, LSU is one of only 30 universities in the United States designated as a land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant institution. In addition, LSU is the only public top-tier university—and the only university in Louisiana—to receive the honor of being placed in the "very high research activity" category by the Carnegie Foundation.
The Louisiana Department of Education (LA DoE) recognizes the coursework in the Educational Technology program for three add-on endorsements: Online Instructor, Technology Facilitator, and Technology Leader.
LSU Online & Continuing Education uses data from Burning Glass Technologies to pull real-time labor market information. The company's artificial intelligence technology analyzes hundreds of millions of job postings and real-life career transitions to provide insight into labor market patterns. This real-time strategic intelligence offers crucial insights, such as which jobs are most in-demand, the specific skills employers need, and the career directions that offer the highest potential for workers. Please note that your career opportunities are not limited to these options.