Meet and exceed educational standards.

This endorsement is designed to help today's educators meet the updated seventh standard, as well as develop a higher level of technology literacy. Course work integrates faith and learning to facilitate the exploration of hot-button education issues relating to technology, leadership, values, pedagogy and differentiated instruction within the K-12 system.

The Educational Technology Endorsement is designed for those who have a completed bachelor's degree and would like to add another area of expertise to their initial teacher certification. This 21-credit endorsement can be used to complete some of the requirements of the Master of Arts in Education degree.

  • Overview

    • School: Adult & Graduate Studies
    • Division: Education
    • Degree Type: Endorsement
    • Format: Online
    • Location: Grand Rapids
  • Quick Facts

    • Program Length: 46 weeks
    • Delivery Format: Online
      • Accelerated cohort model
      • Flexible, convenient learning options
      • Courses offered one at a time
    • Total Endorsement Credit Hours: 21
    • Career Opportunities:
      • Teacher
      • Curriculum developer
      • Technology lead teacher
    • Application Deadline: Rolling admission

    Cost Breakdown

    Expenses for this endorsement include tuition, educational resources and an application fee.

    • Tuition: $515 per credit
    • Educational Resources: $85 per course
    • Application Fee: $25
    • Cost Per Three Credit Course: $1,630
    • Total Estimated Cost: $11,435

    For more information on the total cost of this endorsement, review our tuition and fees.

Program Courses and Catalog

The Educational Technology Endorsement requires completion of the following courses:

  • EDU-573: Technology—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-541: Issues in Technology—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-542: Instructional Design, Assessment and Evaluation—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-545: Designing Multimedia—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-544: Teaching in an Online Environment—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-524: Community Building and Educational Leadership—3 credit hours, 7 weeks
  • EDU-595: Master's Project B—3 credit hours, 4 weeks

View our Graduate Academic Catalog and Student Handbook for graduation requirements and course descriptions.