Admission

Ed.S. in IT with Technology Applications Concentration/Certification

Prior to admission to any graduate program at Valdosta State University applicants must first submit a completed application to the Graduate School. A completed application packet includes official transcripts from all institutions previously attended, official test scores (GRE or MAT), completed application form, fee, and any additional program requirements as listed on the Graduate School Website , submitted by the admission deadline. To be considered for the preferred term, all required materials must be received by the Graduate School no later than the close of business on the deadline. It is the responsibility of the applicant to allow adequate time for document submission and to ensure receipt of documents.

 

Admission Deadlines:                 Fall Deadline: March 15

                                                       Spring Deadline: November 15

                                                       No summer admission

Email Dr. Lorraine Schmertzing, lschmert@valdosta.edu, Program Coordinator, if you miss the deadline and are still interested in the program.

 

Visit the Graduate School for more information on:

  • Program Admission Requirements
  • Retention, Dismissal and Readmission Policies
  • Graduation Requirements 

 

To Apply Online:

https://www.applyweb.com/apply/vsug/menu.html

 

Requirements for the Ed.S. with a Major in Instructional Technology – P-12 Technology Applications Concentration (public school personnel)

 

Professional Education.............................................................................................. 3 hours

        EDUC 5999                                                                                             0 hours

        ITED 8100                                                                                              3 hours

Instructional Technology Core............................................................................. 15 hours

        ITED 8200, ITED 8300, ITED 8400, ITED 8500, ITED 8600

Research........................................................................................................................ 9 hours

        ITED 8960, ITED 8970, and ITED 8999 (in area of professional educator certification)

Elective………………………………………………………………………… 3 hours

 

Total Hours Required for the Degree....................... 30 semester hours

Prior to recommendation for instructional technology certification, applicant must pass GACE Instructional Technology Tests. All course work in the research sequence must be completed in the area of candidate’s prior certification.

 

Requirements for the Ed.S. with a Major in Instructional Technology - Technology Applications Concentration (non-public school personnel)

Professional Education 

....... ITED 8100...........................................................................................................                3 hours

Instructional Technology Core.............................................................................                 15 hours

....... ITED 8200, ITED 8300, ITED 8400, ITED 8500, ITED 8600

Research. ....................................................................................................................                 9 hours

....... ITED 8960, ITED 8970, and ITED 8999

Guided Elective ........................................................................................................                3 hours

 

Total Hours Required for the Degree..........................................................................        30 semester hours