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The online educational specialist degree in technology in schools from MU will help you use innovative and effective technology to improve your teaching and your students’ learning. If you want practical experience using technology as an effective classroom tool, this may be the degree for you.
The School of Information Science and Learning Technologies (SISLT) is a proud member of iSchools, an international coalition of leading information schools.
Official nameEducational specialist in learning technologies and design with an emphasis in technology in schools
Program typeEducational specialist
Academic homeCollege of Education & Human Development | School of Information Science and Learning Technologies
Delivery mode100% online
AccreditationHigher Learning Commission
*This cost is for illustrative purposes only. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, your course choices and your academic progress. See more about tuition and financial aid.
This degree has potential benefits for
- High school teachers
- Middle school teachers
- Elementary school teachers
- Instructional coordinators
Note: This program does not lead to initial teacher certification.
Delivery of this program is 100 percent online: no campus visits are required.
Courses are semester-based. Students typically take one or two classes each semester. Full-time students finish in two years.
Course work includes
- Building strategies that advance teaching and learning with technology
- Using technology to support teaching and learning
- Planning, managing and integrating technology in an educational setting
- Promoting the effective use of technology throughout the curriculum
Typical program length2 years (full-time students)
Typical course load1 or 2 classes each semester
The University of Missouri is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.