University Of Arkansas
|Institution Name||:||University Of Arkansas|
|Campus Setting||:||City: Small|
|Student-to-faculty ratio||:||18 to 1|
|Student population||:||21,405 (17,247 undergraduate)|
The Educational Technology Program is a 33-hour non-thesis online master's program that prepares students for professional positions as educational technologists of education, business, government, and the health professions.The program prepares students for a variety of work environments by offering core courses that are applicable to a multitude of professional venues. The program also allows for specific emphasis area studies via open-ended assignments and course electives that include courses particularly relevant to business/industry or K-12 environments.The primary curriculum is comprised of six core ETEC courses with an additional four ETEC elective courses, with students choosing two of the four electives. Courses are revised on a regular basis in order to address technological advancements, pedagogical concerns, workforce needs, and developments in the field. In designing, revising, and maintaining the curriculum, the ETEC program has benchmarked against other institutions, gathered data from potential ETEC graduate employers, and interviewed former and current students concerning curriculum needs. The ETEC program strives to provide the most recent and relevant curricula possible to ensure our graduates possess the knowledge and tools needed to succeed upon degree completion.
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Founded in 1871, University of Arkansasâ€™s Department of Education serves the state and nation through its research studies, initial teacher certification program, continuing education and a variety of services to state and local education agencies. The same expert UA professors who teach in the classroom teach its online courses. Therefore, as an online student, you truly get the best of both worlds: a dynamic web-based learning experience grounded in the rich history and tradition of the University of Arkansas. Its online platform allows you to collaborate with classmates for group projects, correspond with your teacher, access course syllabi, explore an online library, and more. In addition, you'll also enjoy the same student support services, from academic advising to financial aid. Students applying to the University of Arkansas will have all the benefits of earning a degree from a well-established, nationally respected institution, with the convenience of an online delivery system that allows them to balance their professional and personal lives while obtaining an advanced degree.
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