Masters - Teaching & Learning with Technology

Do you have the desire to seek leadership roles in the area of educational technology? If so, then Ashford University's Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology program might help you prepare for this career goal. Continue reading to find out more about this master's degree program.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

Ashford University's Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology program is designed to examine learning theories and instructional practices and introduce you to various technological tools and applications for online learning. You will take all courses in this program online. Topics likely to be addressed in the curriculum include current and future technologies for teaching and learning, online materials development, instructional planning strategies, online collaborative tools, technological evaluation methods, and learning applications used in educational and corporate environments. In the capstone course, you will be required to complete an extensive research project demonstrating your understanding of educational technology applications and outcomes.

How Can I Prepare?

You must have earned a bachelor's degree and may have some experience in an academic setting before becoming a student of Ashford University's Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology program. A strong familiarity with basic computer applications and systems is helpful. Some programs may have more specific requirements.

What Are the Course Requirements?

You must complete 30 credits to earn Ashford University's Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology. You will also be required to maintain at least a 3.0 GPA for this program.

Teaching and Learning with Technology Course Requirements

Course NumberCourse Title
EDU 648Teaching and Learning with Technology
EDU 652Instructional Design and Delivery
EDU 658Instructional Leadership
EDU 671Fundamentals of Educational Research
EDU 697 Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology Capstone: A Project Approach
Specialization Courses
EDU 649Technologies for Teaching and Learning
EDU 651Collaboration and Learning in a Virtual Environment
EDU 655Trends and Issues in Instructional Design and Technology for Online Learning
EDU 656Technology Solutions for Just in Time Training and Learning
EDU 679Technology Solutions for Organizational Improvement

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Certification and Licensure Terms and Conditions.

If you want to become a classroom teacher, contact your state's education authorities prior to enrolling at Ashford to determine what state-specific requirements you must complete before obtaining your teacher's license. Ashford graduates will be subject to additional requirements on a state-by-state basis that will include one or more of the following: student teaching or practicum experience, additional coursework, additional testing, or, if the state requires a specific type of degree to seek alternative certification, earning an additional degree. None of Ashford's online education programs are CAEP*, TEAC or NCATE accredited, which is a requirement for certification in some states. Other factors, such as a student's criminal history, may prevent an applicant from obtaining licensure or employment in this field of study.

*The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) is the resulting entity from the merger of the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). Please visit ashford.edu for terms and conditions and additional disclosure information related to each education degree program. Alabama, California, Georgia, Hawaii, Kentucky, and Washington residents: please see specific state disclosure information.

What Can I Do After I Graduate?

Career Opportunities

Once you have earned Ashford University's Master of Arts in Teaching and Learning with Technology, you might seek directorial or supervisory positions in the field. In addition to public or private elementary, middle, or high schools, you might seek these opportunities in corporate training, consulting or postsecondary teachering.