Department of Educational Technology & Literacy

Discover a range of graduate programs that provide advanced professional learning opportunities in the use of technology and digital media in learning, teaching, and training. Many of our programs are offered completely online.

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The Department of Educational Technology and Literacy’s innovative academic and research curriculum teaches students how to integrate technology into the curriculum, educational system or workplace to increase learning and productivity.

Our faculty members are recognized for their research and leadership, and have an extraordinary commitment to improving the field of education. Our graduates are successful change agents, leaders, designers and educators who believe in lifelong learning. Learn more reasons to study educational technology and literacy.

What We Offer

  • An in-depth understanding of the interconnectedness of educational technology with teaching and learning processes
  • Engaged, accessible faculty recognized for research that combines education and instructional technology in dynamic, essential ways
  • Experience in employing technology effectively in a variety of instructional environments to promote reform and enhance learning
  • Professional and leadership development in the role of technology integration, including topics such as universal design for learning and the digital divide
  • Teacher education programs accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) and the Maryland State Department of Education
  • Instructional technology/school library media program that is CAEP/AASL (American Association of School Librarians) accredited