Instructional Technology (M.Ed.)
This program has been updated to satisfy the new PSC requirements for Instructional Technology, and will now lead to an S-5 certification in Instructional Technology. This program will prepare candidates to work in P-12 schools as technology facilitators, including the support of instruction, student learning, professional development and general assistance to teachers. Additionally, this major encompasses the theoretical and practical aspects of the analysis, design and implementation of educational and training products and systems. This degree is not offered in a cohort model.
1. Graduate Admissions Application Form
2. Two professional recommendations (pdf)
3. Official copies of all transcripts
4. Passing score on the College of Education Graduate Writing Assessment. Effective Fall 2014, a passing score on the College of Education Graduate Writing Assessment or for admission purposes, applicants to COE graduate programs may submit official scores with the following minimums in lieu of passing the Graduate Writing Assessment : GRE – 1000 (Verbal and Quantitative combined) if taken prior to August 1, 2011, or 305 (Verbal and Quantitative Combined) if taken on or after August 1, 2011. MAT – 400. Applicants who have previously earned a baccalaureate or master’s degree from Georgia College, will automatically waive the application testing requirement without the need to petition. Students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at Georgia College, will have the testing requirement waived upon conferment of their baccalaureate degree.
5. Minimal GPA of 2.5
6. Verification of immunization
The Graduate Writing Assessment (GWA) is waived for applicants who have previously earned a baccalaureate or master's degree from Georgia College. Students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate program at Georgia College will have the testing requirement waived upon conferment of their baccalaureate degree.
Candidates must successfully pass the GACE content assessment and complete the program to receive S-5 certification. This certification will be for all grade levels (P-12).
Georgia College offers a bridge course, EDIT 6959. This course is for candidates who previously completed IT degrees from any accredited college/university and would like to earn Georgia S-5 certification in Instructional Technology to work in K-12 schools. It will ensure that the candidates meet TPACK(Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge) standards before they become certified by the Georgia Professional Standards Commission..
Shanda Brand, Graduate Advisor
CBX 70, 220 Kilpatrick Hall
Phone toll free in Georgia: 1-800-342-0471 Ext. 1383
Dr. Chris Greer
CBX 79, 139 Kilpatrick Hall
Milledgeville, GA 31061
Phone toll free in Georgia: 1-800-342-0471 Ext. 7367