Cleveland State University Master's Degree Programs

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Master's Degree Programs            

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  • Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Educational Technology
  • Computer and Technology Teaching Endorsement 

Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction with a Specialization in Educational Technology

Computer  and Technology Teaching Endorsement

These program offers teachers the opportunity to learn technology skills with flexible scheduling and course offerings that will permit them to continue to work while pursuing their Master's Degree or Computer and Technology Teaching Endorsement.

The Master Degree with a Specialization in Educational Technology is a 33 credit hour degree program.  The Computer and Technology Teaching Endorsement is a 19 credit hour program, which can be accomplished independently or as a part of the Master's program.

Admission Requirements
Students with a baccalaureate degree from a fully accredited college or university who have an Ohio Teaching Certificate or License, and who present satisfactory evidence of the ability to pursue graduate study can be considered for admission.  Admission requirements include submission of:

  1. A completed application form. 
  2. Official transcripts from all colleges/universities where degrees were previously received.
  3. An official score report showing a score of at least 47 on the Miller Analogies Test or a score of at least the 50th percentile on the General Section of the Graduate Record Examination; students are exempt from these test requirements if:
    • Baccalaureate degree is less than six years old at time of application AND undergraduate cumulative grade point average was at least 2.75 out of 4.00; OR
    • Baccalaureate degree is six years old or older at the time of application and your cumulative grade point average was at least 3.00 out of 4.00; OR
    • You complete the equivalent of 12 semester hours of Cleveland State University graduate course work (including EDB 601) and receive a grade of B or better in each course.

Endorsement Program Admission Requirements
CSU provides an opportunity for individuals who hold a baccalaureate or higher degree and an Ohio Teaching License or Certificate to pursue the Computer and Technology Teaching Endorsement by enrolling in the appropriate graduate courses without admittance to a degree program.  Such students are admitted in non-degree status and register, on a space-available basis, two weeks later than degree-seeking students.  Non-degree students must meet all course prerequisites unless waived by the instructor.

For further information refer to the Educational Technology web site at:  or contact Dr. Ronald J. Abate, Associate Professor, Department of Teacher Education at Cleveland State University 2121 Euclid Avenue, RT 1310, Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2214: telephone (216) 523-7116 or email


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