Learn to lead the strategy and implementation of teaching and learning systems using emerging educational technologies with an online Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in Educational Technology Leadership from the George Washington University (GW).
Having pioneered distance-learning methods, GW continues to drive innovation in instructional technology and design. This innovative online educational technology degree program focuses on leadership, preparing you to advance human performance and learning in a variety of organizational settings, including education, business and government.
With a curriculum that is founded on the latest research-based approaches to education, technology and leadership, this program will equip you with the necessary skills to navigate the rapidly changing global environment for educational technology. As a graduate, you will be poised to successfully guide the future of learning and technology in your organization.
GW's online Master's in Educational Technology Leadership is a 36-credit hour master's degree and can be completed in as little as 2 years.
As a Master's of Educational Technology graduate, you will continue in your career with a thorough understanding of the latest theories and practices of educational technology, including:
The educational technology environment is expanding and diversifying the career opportunities for leaders who are in the technology field. By earning your Master of Arts in Education and Human Development in Educational Technology Leadership from the George Washington University (GW), you will position yourself to further your career in this growing field.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Services, training and development managers earned a median $95,400 annual salary in 2012, with jobs in the field expected to grow 11% by 2022.1 Instructional coordinators earned a median $60,050 in 2012, with jobs expected to grow 13% by 2022.2
1 Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/training-and-development-managers.htm
2 Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/instructional-coordinators.htm
In addition to our online Master's in Educational Technology program, we also offer online graduate certificates with a number of specializations within the field. These include:
GSEHD alumna Sazara Johnson (master's, educational technology leadership) recently published an article in the journal Performance Improvement entitled A Call to Action: Gain a Seat at Decision Tables.
GSEHD alumna Julie Lindsay (master's, educational technology leadership) wrote an article for Educational Leadership entitled Online Collaboration—How to Start.
GSEHD alumna Julie Lindsay (ETL master's degree) was a keynote speaker for the K12 Online Conference 2016. She presented Global Narratives: Collaboration on the Edge. Her presentation addressed questions such as: What is online global collaboration? Is it a pedagogy? A curriculum? Who is doing it and how?
GW’s MA in Education Technology Professor, Ryan Watkins, describes how you can identify upcoming trends in education technology. Learn more!
GSEHD alumna Julie Lindsay (M.A., Educational Technology Leadership) presented a Spotlight Session at the CORE uLearn16 conference titled Are you ready? Make the shift from local to global learning modes.
Ms. Lindsay also signed her book The Global Educator: Leveraging Technology for Collaborative Learning and Teaching while at the conference.