The online Master of Arts in Educational Technology degree (MA in EdTech), named a U.S. News & World Report Best Online Master’s in Education, is offered through the College of Education and Health Sciences at Adelphi University. This program is built to:
To ensure the program’s relevance in the real world, we developed it from the ground up with input from e-learning industry pros and academicians across disciplines. Additionally, we update the Online MA in EdTech curriculum annually with special topic courses, providing students with continuous exposure to emerging trends in a rapidly evolving discipline.
Our MA in EdTech faculty members are passionate practitioners, researchers and educators who are committed to providing you not only with cutting-edge knowledge and skills, but also an exceptionally personalized educational experience. Though all courses are 100 percent online, the program’s structure and learning platform offer students rich opportunities for interaction with faculty and each other.
Your education culminates with a multimedia studio capstone course, in which you will develop one or more original educational resources, followed by an independent study course, in which you will pursue a topic of interest through either scholarly research or a creative, integrative educational media project.
Previous classroom experience is not required for the MA in EdTech. We welcome students with a wide variety of backgrounds and career goals.
For those who are teaching professionals, our curriculum may fulfill some certification requirements or professional development hours. Please check your state’s requirements page. New York State teachers can see more details on our NYS certification page.
Learn about the on-campus MA in EdTech here.
Opportunities for qualified educational technology professionals can be found in these areas and more:
Our students graduate ready to work in a variety of settings and assume roles that may include:
To learn more about Adelphi University’s online Master of Arts in Educational Technology and download a brochure, fill out the fields below or call us at 888.252.4110 to talk with one of our enrollment counselors.
The Master of Arts in Educational Technology online attracts individuals from a broad range of educational and professional backgrounds including teaching, instructional design, library science, communications, Web design, software engineering and computer science. They seek to expand and hone their knowledge and skills to meet objectives that may include:
Prospective students typically are inquisitive problem solvers who are interested in or adept at technology, have both creative and analytical thinking skills, and value education.
Adelphi’s College of Education and Health Sciences is committed to excellence in education and providing opportunities for professional growth by creating authentic academic and field experiences, cultivating respect for the diverse population we serve, embracing ethical practices, and preparing our students to become reflective change agents through research, collaboration and leadership.
Our educational philosophy stresses the value of learning through meaningful activity and reflection within a community of scholars and educators. We recognize learning as a socio-cultural dynamic and as such, our classes are framed within the cultural, historical, and material contexts of the diverse populations we serve. Our philosophy leads to collaborative communities that honor the voices of all and hold the greatest promise for individual as well as collective efficacy.
As lifelong learners themselves, our faculty and administration value creative expression and artistic exploration for personal and professional growth and are committed to recognizing and attending to our students needs through the development of leadership, technological and communication skills.