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Graduate Studies

Masters Degrees
  • Educational Technology (M.Ed.) - this online program is for K12 teachers with licensure seeking expertise in the design, development and integration of technology and educational media for teaching and learning.  Embedded within this program is the Educational Technology Coaching Endorsement.  This 30 hour online program can be completed in 12-14 months.

  • Instructional Design and Technology (M.A.) - this online program focuses on the design, development, integration and assessment of instructional design, educational technology and instructional media in both traditional and eLearning environments.  This MA is for those seeking to work as instructional designers in business, industry, government, military, higher education, etc. The 30 hour online program can be completed in 12-14 months.

  • School Psychology Master’s/Educational Specialist (M.S./EdS.) - two years of full-time study followed by one full-time salaried internship in a cooperating school district.

  • Special Education Online Hybrid Program - participating teachers earn 24 credits, which in combination with a current Ohio teaching license and passage of Praxis II in special education meet Ohio’s requirements* for licensure. (Ohio requires special educators to have a minimum of 12 credits of reading; this program provides 6, some participants may need additional reading credits.)

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Instructional Design and Educational Technology

Instructional Design is the practice of creating "instructional experiences which make the acquisition of knowledge and skill more efficient, effective, and appealing." Miami offers four ways to enhance your education and acquire the technology skills needed for teaching in the 21st century.

Admission Dates

We have rolling admission and students may begin their program at anytime. We are currently accepting applications. We recommend that students planning to begin their program during the following semesters submit their application materials by the following dates.

  • July 15. (Fall Admission)
  • Nov 1 (Winter Admission)
  • December 1 (Spring Admission)
  • March 15 (Summer Admission) 

Decision Dates (students informed)
  • Typically 2-3 weeks after submission or completed online application.
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    Department of Educational Psychology

    Our programs of study in Educational Psychology, School Psychology, Special Education, and Instructional Design and Technology provide an integrated perspective on psychological and educational issues, exceptionality/disability studies, and technological issues in learning and instructional design. Our faculty provide rich academic and supportive experiences to facilitate student development of important skill sets.

    201 McGuffey Hall
    Oxford, OH 45056
    513-529-6621
    513-529-3646 (fax)
    edp@miamioh.edu